On the occasion of Belgian National Day, on 20 and 21 July the FPS Chancery of the Prime Minister, the Ministry of Defence, the FPS Home Affairs and the federal and local police, in close cooperation with the Association for the Advancement and Promotion of Brussels, have organised and hosted the activities for the general public in Brussels. National Day has been intended to become a large-scale popular event, offering fellow citizens the chance to celebrate in the heart of our capital.
Just like the federal campaign “Belgium, uniquely phenomenal”, the festivities of 21 July contribute to promoting a positive image of Belgium.
King Philippe of Belgium and Queen Mathilde at military parade next to Royal Palace, Brussels.
Belgium is a home to NATO Headquarters since 1967, hosting over 5,000 meetings every year.
50 years of presence of NATO SHAPE in Mons, Belgium.
PHOTO: Anna van Densky courtesy to @brusselsdiplomatic