Photo Story: Belgium celebrates National Day

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King Philippe (2-R) and Queen Mathilde (L) of Belgium attend the National Day Ceremony in front of the Royal Palace in Brussels, Belgium, 21 July 2021.

The Belgian National Day celebrated annually on 21 July marks the day that King Leopold I of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld took the oath as first king of the Belgians in 1831.

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