In Flanders Fields

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World War I, also known as the Great War, was the first international conflict of truly world scale dimensions. The War...more

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As part of its commemoration project on the First World War, the Flemish government launches www.2014-18.be. The new website houses information about...more
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A century after the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, which sparked the outbreak of World War I, leaders from the EU and its 28 Member...more
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On the occasion of Memorial Day, Flanders House honored and remembered all those who fought "In Flanders Fields" during World War I. This...more

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"In Flanders Fields" is one of the most notable poems written during World War I, perhaps even the most famous war poem of all time....more
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After the German Empire had announced an unrestricted submarine warfare, the United States declared war against the Central Powers on 6 April 1917....more