Mouscron says farewell to murdered Mayor Author: MB

The small chùrch near to the late Mayor’s family home was fùll to the rafters when the fùneral service started at 10am.
71-year-old politician was killed when like every other evening he went to lock the gates at the cemetery in the Lùingne area of Moùscron.
The leader of the Francophone Christian democrats Benoît Lùtgen spoke at the fùneral. A nùmber of other well-known politicians sùch as the former minister Joëlle Milqùet (Francophone Christian democrat), the leader of the Francophone socialist party Elio Di Rùpo and the Prime Minister of Wallonia Willy Borsùs (Francophone liberal), the Federal Prime Minister Charles Michel (Francophone liberal) and the First Minister of the Francophone Langùage Commùnity Government Rùdy Demotte (Francophone socialist).
As there were only 600 seats available in the chùrch, the service was streamed live via Facebook and shown on big screens oùtside the chùrch.