Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “EU summit: Bloc ‘very concerned’ about Belarus migration” – below is their description.
The growing number of refugees and migrants crossing into the European Union nations from Belarus dominated talks on the final day of a leaders’ summit in Brussels on Friday.
Al Jazeera’s Natacha Butler reports from Brussels, Belgium.
– Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel
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Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a country in Western Europe. It is bordered by the Netherlands to the north, Germany to the east, Luxembourg to the southeast, France to the southwest, and the North Sea to the northwest.
It covers an area of 30,689 km2 (11,849 sq mi) and has a population of more than 11.5 million, making it the 22nd most densely populated country in the world and the 6th most densely populated country in Europe, with a density of 376 per square kilometre (970/sq mi). The capital and largest city is Brussels; other major cities are Antwerp, Ghent, Charleroi, Liège, Bruges, Namur, and Leuven.
Legally, Belgium is a sovereign state and a federal constitutional monarchy with a parliamentary system. Its institutional organization is complex and is structured on both regional and linguistic grounds. It is divided into three highly autonomous regions: the Flemish Region in the north, Wallonia in the south, and the Brussels-Capital Region.
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