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Belgium

Brussels: 150.000 demonstrate against neo-liberalism

The Belgian capital saw a massive demonstration against the upcoming summit of the European Union designed to review the results of five years of implementing the neoliberal Lisbon Agenda.

The march assembled as Gare du Midi from midday onwards and passed through to main streets up to the final rally at the Gare du Nord.

Just to give an indication of the size of the demonstration: It took five hours till the last marchers arrived at the final destination of the march. Read more...