Debrief of the day: Slovak Prime Minister injured in shooting | Belgian discovery of an exoplanet | Giro: Uijtdebroeks abandons

Debrief of the day: Slovak Prime Minister injured in shooting | Belgian discovery of an exoplanet | Giro: Uijtdebroeks abandons
Debrief of the day: Slovak Prime Minister injured in shooting | Belgian discovery of an exoplanet | Giro: Uijtdebroeks abandons

1. Walloon Brabant Assizes: hearing suspended after suicide attempt by the accused

The hearing was only open for a few minutes at the Assize Court of Walloon Brabant this Wednesday, May 15, 2024 in the morning… The president informed the jurors that he had just learned that the accused, Xavier Tillieux, had made a suicide attempt at Nivelles prison during the night.

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2. The University of Liège discovers an exoplanet orbiting the star Speculoos-3

The Speculoos project team, led by the University of Liège (ULiège), announced on Tuesday the discovery of a new Earth-sized planet orbiting a nearby ultra-cold dwarf star called Speculoos-3. This is the second planetary system detected around this type of star after Trappist-1.

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3. Slovak Prime Minister shot and injured in shooting

Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico was seriously injured on Wednesday by gunfire in the town of Handlova, Slovak media reported. The head of government was taken to hospital and the alleged attacker arrested by the police.

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4. Fatal prison van attack: Interpol issues red notice for fugitive

Interpol announced on Wednesday that it had issued a red notice to locate repeat offender Mohamed Amra who escaped during the fatal attack on the van transporting him the day before in Eure.

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5. Giro: Cian Uijtdebroeks forced to abandon

A year after Remco Evenepoel retired during the first day of rest with the pink jersey on his shoulders, Cian Uijtdebroeks, wearing the white jersey for the best youngster, fell ill.

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