Charleroi

Belgian machete wielder identified; Islamic State claims attack

A man who attacked two police officers in the Belgian city of Charleroi this weekend has been identified as a 33-year-old Algerian national, prosecutors said Sunday, while the Islamic State...

Charleroi machete attacker was living illegally in Belgium

A 33-year-old Algerian man who attacked two police officers with a machete on Saturday was staying illegally in Belgium, despite being ordered to leave the country, says the office of State...

Belgian attack on police officers being treated as terrorist act

An attack this weekend on two female police officers by a machete-wielding man in the Belgian city of Charleroi is being classed as a terrorist act, Prime Minister Charles Michel said Sunday.

Belgian police kill machete-wielding man who attacked two officers

Two female police officers in the Belgian city of Charleroi were injured Saturday by a man wielding a machete who called out "Allahu Akbar," or "God is greatest," in Arabic, city police said.

Two female police officers attacked with machete in Belgium

Two female police officers in the Belgian city of Charleroi were injured Saturday by a person armed with a machete, who was calling "Allahu Akbar," the city police wrote on Twitter.