Friday, March 6, 2015   

Belgium PM steps down after elections
(05-26 18:23)

Belgium's Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo on Monday handed in his government's resignation to King Philip following the country's general election this weekend, the palace said in a statement.
"The king accepted the resignation and asked the government to continue in a caretaker capacity,'' the statement added. --AFP
   
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