Defendants at the opening of the human-smuggling trial in Bruges, Belgium. Photo: AFP
Belgium trial starts over death of 39 Vietnamese migrants in UK truck
  • The trial of 23 people in Bruges follows prison sentences handed down in Britain in January to seven men for manslaughter
  • The bodies of the 31 men and eight women were found in a refrigerated truck near London in October 2019
15 Dec 2021 - 9:14PM