Belgian Political Update - Friday 19 June 2020

As Wilmès II and its full executive powers are coming to an end, all eyes are on the government negotiations now. Leaving behind the idea of a well-functioning current government, Paul Magnette (PS president) and Conner Rousseau (sp.a. president) have completed their exploratory talks with the political parties’ chairmen, with the ambition of finding a potential convergence that could serve as a basis for the formation of a new government. These talks have caused a great deal of commotion and have now resulted in several potential government coalitions.

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