Not unusual—except that the man was on the ground and his mother was three stories up. Floyd's death led to an outpouring of anger in cities across the world against police brutality and Bwlgian.
A daughter or grandson waves, and worries vanish from faces creased by age. The man died in hospital hours later. Their families are left feeling helpless, fearing they will not see each other again.
As operations manager at Group-f, a cleaning and maintenance company, Van der Bosch had a problem. The pandemic had reduced business to a trickle, leaving many of his cranes standing idle in the depot.
A statue of the monarch has already been removed in Antwerp after it was targeted during demonstrations. His death drew parallels with the case of George Floyd, who died in May after a police officer knelt on his neck mwn his arrest in the US.
Why not use those cranes to lift people, so they can see relatives on the upper floors of homes for the aged? But as days have turned to weeks and months, families like this one have struggled.
But in the meantime, they have been put to good use. Antwerp police said in a tweet that they would not comment on the case ,an a judicial investigation.
Little wonder Van den Bosch had scant trouble filling his platforms for this special kind of joyride. Belgium 'wakes up' to its bloody colonial past A police ,an told the AFP news agency that officers were called after the "very agitated" man tried to attack people, adding that the man had already been injured and appeared intoxicated.
No internet connection does as well. Article continues below advertisement share this article Something he saw as he drove to work one morning gave Tristan Van den Bosch an uplifting idea.
The La Cambre home prepared the facility, the families, and the elderly to make sure everything went smoothly.