Flanders in a nutshell!

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Flanders is the northern state of Belgium. Together with Wallonia and Brussels it shares the federal state of Belgium. It is one of the richest areas of Europe. The capital of the Flemish community is Brussels which is also the separate capital city and region of Belgium.

Politics in this area cannot been seen without learning about politics in Belgium.
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The flemish state is one of the most habited areas in the world. With 350 persons a square kilometer, only The Netherlands and some small city states are more densely inhabited.
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All the major cities in the country have universities and colleges. Leuven is one of the oldest universities in the world and member of the Coimbra group.
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The most popular sports in Belgium are Soccer and biking. In both disciplines we have some top players that perform in the best teams. Further we cannot forgot our tennis players Justine and Kim, two former WTA number 1 players and winner of multiple grand slams
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