Municipality in Flemish Community, Belgium
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Antwerp is a city in Belgium and the capital of Antwerp province in the Flemish Region. With a population of 520,504, it is the most populous city proper in Belgium, and with a metropolitan population of around 1,200,000 people, it is the second largest metropolitan region after Brussels.
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Statue of Leopold II, Belgian King Who Brutalized Congo, Is Removed in AntwerpThe statue was targeted by recent protests against racism and Belgium’s colonial history. The authorities said the statue would remain in a museum.
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Court convicts Belgian gold refinery Tony Goetz of money launderingTwo brothers from a Belgian gold refinery have been found guilty by a court in Antwerp of money laundering and fraud and given 18-month suspended jail sentences, a court ruling showed.
Second-biggest diamond ever will become Louis Vuitton jewelleryThe second-biggest diamond in history will be cut, polished and turned into a collection of Louis Vuitton jewellery. Lucara Diamond Corp., which found the 1,758-carat Sewelo diamond at its Botswana..
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Davis Cup 2019: Andy Murray reveals fitness concerns ahead of potentially gruelling weekAndy Murray admitted he would struggle to play the five matches in a row that Great Britain will require to lift the Davis Cup trophy. Britain begin their campaign on Wednesday morning in Madrid with a..
Migrants found alive in refrigerated lorry in BelgiumLess than a week after 39 bodies were found in the back of a refrigerated lorry in Essex, twelve migrants have been found alive in the back of a refrigerated lorry at a port in Belgium. Local media..
Belgian police find 12 men alive inside refrigerated lorryPolice find 12 stowaways from Syria and Sudan inside a truck parked by a motorway in Antwerp province.
'I'm very proud': Andy Murray lands historic first success since hip surgeryAn emotional Andy Murray claimed his first ATP Tour title for more than two and a half years at the European Open in Antwerp. In just his sixth singles tournament since returning from a hip resurfacing..
Andy Murray wins again in AntwerpAndy Murray continued his return to top-level action by reaching the quarter-finals of the European Open in Antwerp with a straight-sets victory over Pablo Cuevas. The former world number one, who..
Andy Murray reaches European Open quarter-finals with victory over Pablo CuevasAndy Murray eases into the European Open quarter-finals with a 6-4 6-3 victory over eighth seed Pablo Cuevas in Antwerp.
Wawrinka beats Lopez to reach Antwerp quarterfinalsFourth-seeded Stan Wawrinka outlasted Feliciano Lopez 6-7 (4), 6-4, 7-6 (4) Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the European Open. The Swiss veteran earned the only break of the match ......
Blast destroys houses in Belgium's AntwerpAn explosion destroyed a number of houses on the outskirts of the Belgian port city of Antwerp on Tuesday, emergency services said.
EuroHockey Championships: England beat Belarus 4-3Watch highlights as England avoided a shock defeat against a resilient Belarus to reach the semi-finals of the Euro Hockey Championships in Antwerp.
German Customs Uncovers More Than $1.1 Billion Worth Of Cocaine Disguised As SoybeansGerman authorities seized nearly 5 tons of cocaine valued at more than $1.1 billion on Friday, the largest cocaine seizure in the EU country's history, according to USA Today. Authorities made the..
Drug suspects trapped in container call Antwerp police for helpTwo men got locked in a metal container full of cocaine on the hottest day on record Two suspected drug traffickers were forced to call the police on themselves after getting locked in stifling heat in..
Waist-length beard shaved off for charityIt comes weeks after Michael Legge was placed seventh in the World Beard and Moustache contest in Antwerp.