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Wallonia - Wikipedia

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Wallonia is a region of Belgium. Wallonia is primarily French-speaking, and accounts for 55% of the territory of Belgium, and a ...

The Walloon Region | Belgium.be

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The Walloon Region has a legislative assembly, the Walloon Parliament. It has 75 members who are directly elected by universal suffrage for a five-year term.

Fleming and Walloon | people | Britannica.com

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Sep 17, 2015 ... Fleming and Walloon, members of the two predominant cultural and linguistic groups of modern Belgium. The Flemings, who constitute more ...

Belgium Walloons block key EU Ceta trade deal with Canada - BBC ...

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Oct 24, 2016 ... Belgium cannot sign a key EU trade deal with Canada, Prime Minister Charles Michel has said, because of objections led by its Wallonia ...

The language divide at the heart of a split that is tearing Belgium apart

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May 8, 2010 ... Belgium doesn't exist, only Flanders and Wallonia as Dutch and French communites live apart. By Ian Traynor in Brussels.

Walloons facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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The provinces that comprise Wallonia (approximately 17,000 square kilometers) are roughly located in the southern half of Belgium. The Walloon landscape ...

Belgium Walloons block key EU Ceta trade deal with ... - BBC.com

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Oct 24, 2016 ... Belgium cannot sign a key EU trade deal with Canada, Prime Minister Charles Michel has said, because of objections led by its Wallonia ...

Flemish nationalists hamstrung by Belgium's trade fiasco – POLITICO

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Oct 20, 2016 ... The New Flemish Alliance (N-VA), Belgium's largest party and Flemish- nationalist powerhouse, is particularly haunted by Wallonia's ...

Walloon revolt against Canada deal torpedoes EU trade policy ...

www.politico.eu/article/belgian-regional-government-set-to-block-eu-canada-trade-deal/

Oct 13, 2016 ... Regional Belgian parliament delivers potentially fatal blow to EU trade agenda and sets a worrying precedent for UK talks.

Walloon Nightmare Teaches Trudeau Art of European Surrealism ...

www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-10-28/walloon-nightmare-schools-trudeau-in-art-of-european-surrealism

Oct 27, 2016 ... Even for a country that gave the world surrealism, Belgium is outdoing itself. ... Belgium's Walloon region held EU-Canada trade deal hostage.

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Wallonia is adamantly blocking the EU's trade deal with Canada ...

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Oct 22, 2016 ... A tiny region of Belgium opposes trade for reasons that are hard to ... On October 14th the regional parliament of Wallonia voted to block the ...

Wallonia travel guide - Wikitravel

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Wallonia [1] is the French-speaking southern part of Belgium. It is wedged between Flanders in the North and France in the South-West, while Luxembourg and ...

Belgian region Wallonia rejects deadline to sign EU-Canada trade ...

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Oct 19, 2016 ... Belgium can't approve the deal unless all its regions are on board and in effort to save the CETA deal, Canada's Federal Minister Chrystia ...