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Belgium
"Belgian" and "Belgique" redirect here. For the people, see Belgians. For other uses, see Belgian (disambiguation). Coordinates: 50°50′N 4°00′E / 50
Apr 25th 2017



History of Belgium
The history of Belgium predates the founding of the modern state of that name in 1830. Belgium's history is intertwined with those of its neighbours:
Apr 8th 2017



Monarchy of Belgium
The monarchy of Belgium is a constitutional, popular and hereditary monarchy whose incumbent is titled the King or Queen of the Belgians (Dutch: Koning(in)
Apr 12th 2017



Foreign relations of Belgium
Belgium is a country in Europe and member of major international organizations like the European Union and NATO which are both headquartered in Brussels
Apr 20th 2017



Belgium in World War II
Despite being neutral at the start of World War II, Belgium and its colonial possessions found themselves at war after the country was invaded by German
Apr 25th 2017



Geography of Belgium
Belgium is a federal state located in Western Europe, bordering the North Sea. Belgium shares borders with France (556 km), Germany (133 km), Luxembourg
Mar 6th 2017



Battle of Belgium
World War I, see German invasion of Belgium. The Battle of Belgium or Belgian Campaign, often referred to within Belgium as the 18 Days' Campaign (French:
Mar 4th 2017



Belgium–Mexico relations
between Belgium and Mexico commenced in 1836, when Belgium—itself newly independent—recognized the independence of Mexico. In 1919, the Belgian Chamber
Apr 1st 2017



Belgium in World War I
The history of Belgium in World War I traces Belgium's role between the German invasion in 1914, through the continued military resistance and occupation
Apr 3rd 2017



Philippe of Belgium
Philip Leopold Lewis Marie; born 15 April 1960) is the seventh king of the Belgians, having ascended the throne on 21 July 2013, following his father's abdication
Apr 22nd 2017



Belgium–United Kingdom relations
Belgium-United Kingdom relations, or Anglo-Belgian relations, are foreign relations between Belgium and the United Kingdom. Belgium has an embassy in
Apr 20th 2017



Belgians
part of Gaul around 100 BC. Belgians (Dutch: Belgen, French: Belges, German: Belgier) are the citizens of the Kingdom of Belgium, a federal state in Western
Apr 16th 2017



Provinces of Belgium
The country of Belgium is divided into three regions. Two of these regions, the Flemish Region or Flanders, and Walloon Region, or Wallonia, are each
Dec 11th 2016



Albert II of Belgium
as King of the BelgiansBelgians from 1993 until his abdication in 2013. On 3 July 2013, King Albert II attended a midday session of the Belgian cabinet. He then
Apr 24th 2017



Flag of Belgium
For a list of flags associated with Belgium, see List of Belgian flags. The national flag of Belgium (Dutch: Vlag van Belgie, French: Drapeau de la Belgique
Mar 11th 2017



Belgium national football team
the women's team, see Belgium women's national football team. The Belgian national football team has officially represented Belgium in association football
Apr 27th 2017



Belgium–India relations
BelgiumIndia relations refers to the bilateral ties between the Republic of India and the Kingdom of Belgium. India's Embassy in Brussels was opened
Jun 10th 2016



Football in Belgium
Football, a sport which has been played in Belgium since the end of the 19th century, is the country's most popular sport. The national association was
Mar 23rd 2017



Belgium–United States relations
United-States">The United States and Belgium maintain a friendly bilateral relationship. Continuing to celebrate cooperative U.S. and Belgian relations, 2007 marked the
Jan 6th 2017



Belgium–Russia relations
BelgiumRussia relations refers to the bilateral foreign relations between the two countries, Belgium and Russia. Russia has an embassy in Brussels and
Nov 6th 2016



Beer in Belgium
Beer in Belgium varies from pale lager to lambic beer and Flemish red. There are approximately 180 breweries in the country, ranging from international
Apr 2nd 2017



Belgium–Canada relations
BelgiumCanada relations are those between the nations of Belgium and Canada. Both are close allies and members of NATO and Francophonie. Both have a
Feb 2nd 2017



German-speaking Community of Belgium
German-speaking Community of Belgium (German: Deutschsprachige Gemeinschaft Belgiens [ˈdɔʏ̯tʃˌʃpʁaːxɪɡə ɡəˈmaɪ̯nʃaft ˈbɛlɡi̯əns], DG; French: Communaute germanophone
Apr 1st 2017



Religion in Belgium
Christianity, in particular Roman Catholicism, is the largest religion in Belgium. According to Eurobarometer, as of 2012 about 65% of the population is
Apr 21st 2017



Economy of Belgium
The modern, private enterprise economy of Belgium has capitalised on its central geographic location, highly developed transport network, and diversified
Apr 18th 2017



Belgium–France relations
BelgiumFrance relations refer to interstate relations between Belgium and France. Relations were established after the independence of Belgium. Both
Apr 5th 2017



Belgium at the Olympics
Belgium has competed at most editions of the Games Olympic Games after making its first appearance at the 1900 Games. The nation was host to the 1920 Summer
Jan 5th 2017



Prime Minister of Belgium
of Belgium (Dutch: Eerste minister van Belgie; French: Premier ministre de Belgique; German: Premierminister von Belgien) or the Premier of Belgium is
Apr 14th 2017



The Holocaust in Belgium
The Holocaust in German-occupied Belgium refers to the persecution and attempted extermination of Jews and Roma between 1940 and 1944 during World War
Mar 5th 2017



Luxembourg (Belgium)
This article is about the province of Belgium. For the neighbouring independent country, see Luxembourg. Luxembourg (Dutch:  Luxemburg (help·info); same
Feb 25th 2017



Politics of Belgium
Politics of Belgium takes place in a framework of a federal, representative democratic, constitutional monarchy, whereby the King of the Belgians is the Head
Apr 8th 2017



Freemasonry in Belgium
in Belgium comprises several Masonic obediences, a federation and a confederation. These include Grand Orient of Belgium, the Grand Lodge of Belgium, the
Apr 16th 2016



Belgium–Indonesia relations
BelgiumIndonesia relations refers to the bilateral relations of Belgium and Indonesia. Belgium has an embassy in Jakarta and an honorary consulate in
Feb 10th 2017



Belgium–China relations
BelgiumChina relations began in the early 1970s about 20 years after mainland China came under communist rule. Diplomatic relations between the People's
Nov 14th 2016



Demographics of Belgium
This article is about the demographic features of the population of Belgium, including ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status
Mar 24th 2017



Sport in Belgium
Sport in Belgium plays a prominent role in the society. As of 2010, Belgium counted around 17,000 sport clubs with approximately 1.35 million members,
Feb 5th 2017



Municipalities of Belgium
Belgium comprises 589 municipalities (Dutch: gemeenten; French: communes; German: Gemeinden) grouped into five provinces in each of two regions and into
Nov 30th 2016



Rape of Belgium
Rape in Belgium. The Rape of Belgium was the German mistreatment of civilians during the invasion and subsequent occupation of Belgium during
Mar 15th 2017



Outline of Belgium
in Belgium National parks of Belgium Wildlife of Belgium Fauna of Belgium Birds of Belgium Mammals of Belgium Lakes of Belgium Rivers of Belgium World
Jan 12th 2017



Cinema of Belgium
Cinema of Belgium refers to the film industry based in Belgium. Belgium is essentially a bi-lingual country divided into the Flemish (Dutch-speaking)
Feb 18th 2017



List of Belgian monarchs
the Belgian-RevolutionBelgian Revolution of 1830. Under the Belgian-ConstitutionBelgian Constitution, the Belgian monarch is styled "King of the Belgians" rather than "King of Belgium" in
Feb 16th 2017



Constitution of Belgium
The Constitution of Belgium dates back to 1831. Since then Belgium has been a parliamentary monarchy that applies the principles of ministerial responsibility
Apr 8th 2017



Arrondissements of Belgium
Arrondissements of Belgium are subdivisions below the provinces of Belgium. There are administrative, judicial and electoral arrondissements. These may
Dec 11th 2016



Belgium–Turkey relations
BelgianTurkish relations are foreign relations between Belgium and Turkey. Belgium has an embassy in Ankara, a consulate–general in Istanbul and two
Mar 23rd 2017



United States Ambassador to Belgium
In 1832, shortly after the creation of the Kingdom of Belgium, the United States established diplomatic relations. Since that time, a long line of distinguished
Apr 7th 2017



Baudouin of Belgium
reigned as 5th King of the BelgiansBelgians, following his father's abdication, from 1951 until his death in 1993. He was the last Belgian king to be sovereign of
Mar 20th 2017



Belgium national cricket team
The-Belgium The Belgium national cricket team is the team that represents the country of Belgium in international cricket matches. The team is organised by the Belgian
Jan 5th 2017



Miss International Belgium
confused with Miss Belgium. The Miss International Belgium (Known as Miss Belgium International) is a beauty pageant which selects Miss Belgium to the Miss International
Apr 19th 2017



Belgian Revolution
Revolution The Belgian Revolution (French: Revolution belge, Dutch: Belgische Revolutie/opstand/omwenteling, German: Belgische Revolution) was the conflict which
Apr 22nd 2017



Elections in Belgium
Elections in Belgium are organised for legislative bodies only, and not for executive functions. Direct elections take place for the European Parliament
Jul 7th 2016





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