Interview with André Flahaut (Brussels, 18 August 2010) — Excerpt: The importance for Belgium and Brussels of being the seat of European and international institutions

In this interview excerpt, André Flahaut, Belgian Minister for the Civil Service, the Modernisation of the Administration and the State Buildings Agency from 1995 to 1999, Minister for National Defence from 1999 to 2007 and President of the Chamber of Representatives from 2010 to 2014, explains why it is important for Belgium and Brussels to be the seat of European and international institutions. He also refers to the role played for Belgium by Herman Van Rompuy, President of the Belgian Chamber of Representatives from 2007 to 2008, Belgian Prime Minister from 2008 to 2009 and President of the European Council from 2010 to 2014.

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Source: Interview d’André Flahaut / ANDRÉ FLAHAUT, Étienne Deschamps, prise de vue : Alexandre Germain.- Bruxelles: CVCE [Prod.], 18.08.2010. CVCE, Sanem. - VIDEO (00:03:47, Couleur, Son original).

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