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City of Brussels: Capital of Belgium
The City of Brussels is the largest municipality and historical centre of the Brussels-Capital Region, and the capital of Belgium. Besides the strict centre, it also covers the immediate northern outskirts where it borders municipalities in Flanders. It is the administrative centre of the European Union, thus often dubbed, along with the region, the EU's capital city.

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Sweden opposes Brussels proposal for EU minimum wage guarantee [Video]

Sweden opposes Brussels proposal for EU minimum wage guarantee

Brussels is proposing to introduce a legal guarantee for a minimum wage in the EU but leave individual countries to determine how much it will be. View on euronews

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Brussels exhibition showcases forgeries and fakes throughout history [Video]

Brussels exhibition showcases forgeries and fakes throughout history

The role of fakes and forgeries throughout history is the focus of a new exhibition in the Belgian capital Brussels. View on euronews

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EU agriculture reform pits farmers against environmentalists as CAP vote looms large over Brussels [Video]

EU agriculture reform pits farmers against environmentalists as CAP vote looms large over Brussels

The EU's Common Agricultural Policy represents the largest slice of the EU budget, and is currently subject to fierce battles between farmers and environmentalists as the bloc seeks to reform its..

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What's the beef? Veggie burger ban faces key vote in Brussels [Video]

What's the beef? Veggie burger ban faces key vote in Brussels

MEPs are set to vote on whether to limit the use of words such as “steak”, “sausage”, and “burger” to meat products, meaning you could be ordering 'veggie discs' and 'tubes' in future.View..

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EU Summit: Decision on reducing carbon emissions pushed back to December [Video]

EU Summit: Decision on reducing carbon emissions pushed back to December

EU leaders met for a second day of talks in Brussels but decided to push back a decision on reducing carbon emissions by 55% in the next decade.

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Johnson says Britain should prepare for final no-deal break with Brussels [Video]

Johnson says Britain should prepare for final no-deal break with Brussels

Boris Johnson has said that, unless there is a “fundamental change ofapproach” from the EU, Britain is prepared to move to trading on World TradeOrganisation rules when the Brexit transition period..

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Taoiseach outlines importance of protecting Ireland's fisheries in Brexit negotiations [Video]

Taoiseach outlines importance of protecting Ireland's fisheries in Brexit negotiations

Irish premier Micheal Martin has said it is very important that his country’sfishing communities are protected in any trade deal with the UK. Arriving forthe EU summit in Brussels, the Taoiseach said..

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Europe's week: Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and rule of law dispute [Video]

Europe's week: Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and rule of law dispute

A look back at the key issues taking centre stage in Brussels this week.

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From Brussels to Berlin, cities race to halt coronavirus resurgence [Video]

From Brussels to Berlin, cities race to halt coronavirus resurgence

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How a small Belgian business is helping the Commission HQ go green [Video]

How a small Belgian business is helping the Commission HQ go green

The EU's Berlaymont building at the heart of Brussels' European district has set the objective of becoming carbon neutral by the end of the decade. And one small Belgian company is helping it to do so,..

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Coronavirus: Brussels orders bars and cafés to close for a month amid COVID-19 surge [Video]

Coronavirus: Brussels orders bars and cafés to close for a month amid COVID-19 surge

The COVID-19 incidence rate in the capital is more than double the national rate at 502 vs 238 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.

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EU and Ukraine pledge to deepen relations, call on Russia to respect peace deal [Video]

EU and Ukraine pledge to deepen relations, call on Russia to respect peace deal

"The EU is — and will remain — Ukraine's biggest and most reliable partner," European Council president Charles Michel said after talks with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy in Brussels.

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Europe's week: A row over rule of law and fears over the culture sector's future [Video]

Europe's week: A row over rule of law and fears over the culture sector's future

In this edition we look at how relations between Brussels and Budapest soured over democratic values, and also at how the cultural sector can be revived post-pandemic.

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Raab: Days of being held over a barrel by Brussels are gone [Video]

Raab: Days of being held over a barrel by Brussels are gone

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has said “the days of being held over a barrel by Brussels are long gone” as he delivers his keynote speech at the first virtual Conservative Party Conference. Report..

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EU summit: European leaders remain divided over Turkey and Belarus sanctions [Video]

EU summit: European leaders remain divided over Turkey and Belarus sanctions

European leaders are gathering in Brussels to discuss pressing foreign affairs issues. As they sit down for talks, here is what has been said so far.

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Brussels begins legal proceedings over Johnson’s Brexit Bill [Video]

Brussels begins legal proceedings over Johnson’s Brexit Bill

The European Commission has started infringement procedures with BorisJohnson’s Government over the controversial UK Internal Market Bill, Ursulavon der Leyen said.

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What to expect from the EU's special summit on foreign affairs [Video]

What to expect from the EU's special summit on foreign affairs

Here's a look at the big foreign policy issues EU leaders are set to tackle as they sit down for talks in Brussels.

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Brussels was 'naive in the past' over rule of law breaches, admits EU's Vera Jourova [Video]

Brussels was 'naive in the past' over rule of law breaches, admits EU's Vera Jourova

Vera Jourova was speaking as the EU published its first-ever report on democratic values in the 27-country bloc.

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Britain will not back down over Brexit legislation, Michael Gove tells the EU [Video]

Britain will not back down over Brexit legislation, Michael Gove tells the EU

The Government has rebuffed a fresh demand from the EU to withdrawcontroversial legislation which could see the UK unilaterally tear up elementsof the Brexit divorce deal. At talks in Brussels on..

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