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Air, rail and road strike causes havoc across Belgium

Trams in Brussels.
Trams in Brussels. Image by William Murphy / CC BY-SA 2.0

Air, rail and road transport is in chaos across Belgium on Monday due to ongoing strikes in protest against new austerity policies. The 24-hour strike has caused the cancellation of hundreds of flights to and from the country, and Eurostar services to Brussels. Read more: bbc.co.uk