The Flemish Christen-Democratisch en Vlaams (CD&V) party in Belgium held its general meeting on 7 January and selected its lead candidates for the regional and European elections in May. For the European Parliament, the top three places on its list will be held by Marianne Thyssen, Ivo Belet (both already members of the EP) and former Finance Minister Steven Vanackere. Open VLD, the Flemish Liberal party, predictably chose Guy Verhofstadt as its lead...

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