Ever think a pair of Chinese pandas could cause a rift in Belgium?
Posted: 09/11/2013 08:56:05 AM MDT
Ever think a pair Chinese pandas would cause rift in Belgium?
Creative image of a Chinese panda. (Getty)BRUSSELS - Rival Dutch- and French-speaking communities in Belgium are at each others' throats again, this time because of a loan by China of two pandas to the linguistically divided nation.The rare bears, a reliable draw for visitors, are to be housed in a zoo in French-speaking southern Wallonia, not far from the city of Mons whose last mayor is none other than Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo.The bow-tied premier was promised the pandas ...
"Ever think a pair Chinese pandas would cause rift in Belgium?"
Creative image of Chinese panda. (Getty) (Creative image of Chinese panda. (Getty))
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