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A child wears a hat emblazoned with the Belgian flag as some 15000 Walloons and Flemisch march against a possible separation of Belgium, on November 18, 2007 in the Belgian capital Brussels. Belgium has had no federal government since the last federal elections on June 10, 2007, with neither of the factions from each region able to form a coalition government. Photo by Mark Renders/Getty Images.

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