Four Green MEPs were arrested on February 20 after breaking into a Belgian military airbase to protest against the presence of US nuclear weapons on European soil.

Three of the MEPs, Molly Scott Cato, Michèle Rivasi and Tilly Metz unfolded a banner on a runway for F-16 fighter jets at the Kleine Brogel base in Eastern Belgium and demanded that a national dialogue take place about the presence of nuclear arms within the territorial boundaries of the EU. The incident resulted in their arrest by...


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