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a city in northwestern Belgium that is connected by canal to the North Sea

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The pair met when they were students in Bruges, Belgium. and, according to Mr Clegg, it was "total thunderbolt stuff" - even though they had to communicate in French as they did not speak each other's language.
In 1988, in Bruges, Belgium, near Brussels, an unapologetic British nationalist denounced efforts to ''suppress nationhood and concentrate power at the center of a European conglomerate.'' Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher continued: ''We have not successfully rolled back the frontiers of the state in Britain, only to see them re-imposed at a European level.''
"We must work to make China and the EU the twin engines for global economic growth," Chinese President Xi Jinping said Tuesday in Bruges, Belgium, in urging the pact.
To overcome the economic slump, the EU needs to ban protectionism and strengthen the single market - in particular by being very strict about applying competition rules, Competition Commissioner Joaquin Almunia said in a speech, on 17 January in Bruges, Belgium.
BRUGES, BELGIUM BRUGES is a popular destination for tourists year-round, but it really comes to life during the festive season.
1 ( ANI ): A pair of french fries lovers have created the world's first museum dedicated completely to potato chips in Bruges, Belgium.
Winchester earned Master's Degrees in European Studies from Illinois State University and the College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium, as well as a Law Degree from Temple University.
25-27 at the 16th Cold Chain Logistics Conference and Trade Show of the European Cold Storage & Logistics Association (ECSLA) at the Crowne Plaza in Bruges, Belgium.
COMPLAINTS Newcastle United fans in Bruges, Belgium, earlier this month
Published to accompany an exhibition held in the Groeningemuseum in Bruges, Belgium in 2011-2012, this oversized catalog (9.5x11.75") offers five essays as well as lengthy catalog entries for the 53 paintings that were displayed.
(A tour guide on a canal in Bruges, Belgium, after a delightful ride, said to me, "May I remind you the 10-franc tip is not included in the admission price.")
They married in the spring of 1996 after they met four years earlier while studying in Bruges, Belgium.
3-4: Global Omega 3 Summit, Bruges, Belgium: Nutrition & Health Claims Eu rope, 32-51-31-12-74; E-mail:; Website:
--Juergen Mettepenningen, former spokesman for Andre-Joseph Leonard of Bruges, Belgium, who had claimed AIDS has "a sort of intrinsic justice" (Associated Foreign Press, Nov.
Mattias Duytschaever from AZ St Jan Hospital in Bruges, Belgium, and principal investigator of the CLARITY-AF study.