The way that the EU dealt with its CETA trade deal with Canada makes it clear to Britain that negotiating a free trade agreement will be very long and difficult.
The CETA crisis will be resolved before long but the lessons of Wallonia point to a bigger European crisis.
The heart of the EU machine.
And where do they come from?
Explaining how the European Parliament and Commission combine to represent the interests of 28 member states.
The hard sell to come.
England and Scotland see Europe differently and the EU question could hasten the end of the Union.
Tangled up in blue and yellow.
Boris Johnson has made this claim repeatedly – and he's not the only one.
The Brussels Airport begins reopening with new restrictions in place, April 4, 2016. REUTERS/Benoit Doppagne/Pool.
The U.S. and France responded to terrorist acts by passing surveillance laws. What could Belgium learn from their example?
Lots of balls.
It made the headlines, but the numbers don't add up.
The nuclear power plant in Doel, Belgium.
Evidence suggests that the threat is not being taken seriously enough.
Three suspects in the Brussels airport bombing caught on CCTV.
How easy is it to recognise a suspect from a CCTV image?
Brussels remains on high alert as raids continue.
Christophe Petit Tesson/EPA
The road to radicalisation can morph from an idea about noble deeds.
Molenbeek locals watch as police raid unfolds.
Belgian police have done little to win hearts and minds in this neighbourhood.
You lot hire the women, so I don’t have to!
Brussels is forever preaching women's rights to member states, but it always seems to be men giving the orders.
Tense times in Brussels ahead of the deal being struck.
Maybe a bit of dissent is just what the doctor ordered for the EU.
Singing from his own hymn sheet.
New research shows that the government's welfare proposal is out of step with reality.
The sad history of Belgium has left fertile ground for terrorism in this struggling neighbourhood.
On David Cameron’s dartboard?
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