A jury has been seated and proceedings are underway this Monday in Belgium’s largest trial ever. 10 men are facing terrorism charges for bombings in Brussels in 2016 that killed 32 people. Six of the defendants have already been sentenced to prison terms for their roles in the Paris terrorist attacks a year earlier. FRANCE 24’s Emerald Maxwell gives a look back at the events in Brussels as they unfolded.
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Number of Women and Girls At Risk: 25,000
Status: Existing Legislation Needs Strengthening
Improve by adding: Prosecuting parents/guardian, felony offense