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Since the crisis this week-end, the split of Belgium received further credits and some in Wallonia are effectively elaborating on their future without Flanders. The wheel of fortune turns. Now, Flanders appears to be afraid… Read background on Belgian politics for dummies… and EU-afficionados According to a recent survey by Dedicated Research, Flanders is afraid… » read more

Posted by David Mekkaoui

Belgium has the same range of political parties than elsewhere… but double! Left: sp.a (14 seats) on Flemish side / PS (20 seats) on French side Green: Groen! (4) /Ecolo (8) Centre: CD&V (23), including Jean-Luc Dehaene, Yves Leterme (outgoing Prime Minister) and Hermann Van Rompuy (European President) / cdH (10) Right: Open VLD (18)… » read more

Posted by David Mekkaoui