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The US President Donald trump has arrived in Brussels to attend the NATO summit, however, neither the king Philippe of Belgium, Prime Minister Charles Michel came to meet the distinguished guest. This writes the newspaper Le Soir.
The reason for Protocol violation was a football match between Belgium and France, during which the teams fought for the finals of the world Cup. The game in St. Petersburg settled the king and foreign Minister Didier Reynders Kingdom. The Prime Minister, though left in the country, chose to spend time in the fan zone in the city of Braine-Le-Comte.
The game ended with the score 1:0 in favor of France. The world Cup final will be held at the Moscow stadium “Luzhniki” on July 15.
The NATO summit will take place in Brussels on 11-12 July. Earlier it was reported that during the event will be announced about joining the Alliance newest member.
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