Tomorrow it will be 100 years ago that our country invaded Germany. You read that right: Belgium Germany and for once not the other way around. The political and economic consequences of the joint Franco-Belgian military operation were incalculable. “The occupation of the Roer has given a soul to National Socialism”, wrote the French historian Maurice Baumont after the Second World War.

    Erwin Verhoeven

    10-01-23, 2:00 PM