Joelle Milquet


Belgium's Vice-Prime Minister and Interior Minister Joelle Milquet... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Belgium,Chairperson,Firefighter,Giving,Horizontal,Joelle Milquet,Mode of Transport,Occupation,Press Conference,Rescue Worker,Traffic AccidentPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPBelgium's Vice-Prime Minister and Interior Minister Joelle Milquet (L) gives a press conference beside chairman of the firefighting services Christian Van de Voorde in Wetteren on May 8, 2013. In the night of May 4 to 5 a freight train derailed and exploded on a track near Schellebelle, part of Wichelen, Wetteren. The train contained the chemical product acrylonitrile, a toxic and inflammable fluid that can cause breathing problems. Emergency services evacuated some 500 residents. One local resident died and 49 persons were brought to hospital. AFP PHOTO / BELGA / LAURIE DIEFFEMBACQ Belgium Out (Photo credit should read LAURIE DIEFFEMBACQ/AFP/Getty Images)