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LIEGE, from the Latin, ligare, to bind. The bond subsisting between the subject and chief, or lord and vassal, binding the one to protection and just government, the other to tribute and due subjection. The prince or chief is called liege lord; the subjects liege men. The word is now applied as if the liegance or bond were only to attach the people to the prince. Stat. 8 Hen. VI. c. 10; 14 Hen. VIII. c. 2; 1 Bl. Com. 367.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The cooperation is in support of the strategic partnership signed between ABC's parent company, Volga-Dnepr Group, and Liege to significantly increase cooperation between the two companies, boosting AirBridgeCargo's volumes to and from the Belgian airport and placing Liege among the top five cargo airports in Europe by 2020.
Having stormed into a 2-0 firsthalf lead, Ajax were denied victory by a Mehdi Carcela goal and an injury-time penalty from Renaud Emond, and Standard Liege are unlikely to alter their attacking approach for the away The Belgians won the shot count 18-11 last time out and they can take confidence from the fact that Ajax have conceded in three of their four competitive games this term.
Liege Airport said it will support both companies in opening up new routes and establishing the communication channel with government authorities for future services.
Liege [Belgium], May 31 ( ANI ): The Islamic State (IS) terror group on Wednesday claimed responsibility for the deadly shooting attack in Belgium's Liege city, which claimed three lives.
Liege Police Chief Christian Beaupere said at a news conference that the slain officers were 45 and 53, the latter the mother of twins.
The attack happened outside a Liege cafe yesterday morning.
The man, who was later killed by police, approached two officers from behind while carrying a knife and stabbed them several times, said Philippe Dulieu, spokesman for the Liege prosecutor's office.
A KNIFE.WIELDING man stabbed two female police officers in the Belgian city of Liege, stole their weapons, and shot them and a bystander dead in an attack that prosecutors fear could be terrorrelated.
Belgian prosecutors told a news conference that several elements in the investigation into the Liege shooter Benjamin Herman may point to a terrorist connection
A gunman killed two police officers and a passer-by on Tuesday before being himself shot dead in the centre of the eastern Belgian city of Liege, public broadcaster RTBF said on its website.
C'est bientot le debut de la recolte de liege (qui sera lance a partir du 20 mai) et les travailleurs de l'entreprise Bejaia-Liege pourront enfin remonter serieusement leurs manches et se mettre au boulot.