Nationalists of the Dutch speaking political party Vlaams Belang protest in front of the Belgian Royal Palace in Laeken, near Brussels, Wednesday, July 3, 2013. Belgian King Albert has

 

              Nationalists of the Dutch speaking political party Vlaams Belang protest in front of the Belgian Royal Palace in Laeken, near Brussels, Wednesday, July 3, 2013. Belgian King Albert has
Nationalists of the Dutch speaking political party Vlaams Belang protest in front of the Belgian Royal Palace in Laeken, near Brussels, Wednesday, July 3, 2013. Belgian King Albert has unexpectedly announced that he will step down in favor of his son, Crown Prince Philippe. on July 21, 2013. Banner reads: 'Republic now, Flanders independent'. (AP Photo)