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Belgians in need
Belgium is represented abroad by more than 100 embassies and consulates-general. The embassy's area of jurisdiction may extend to neighbouring countries where there is no representation. Embassies and consulates do not fulfil a purely diplomatic mission but also act as a 'public service' for Belgians abroad. To some extent, they can provide assistance to Belgians in difficulty. In addition, there are numerous honorary consulates which, however, have fewer powers. They are not always of Belgian nationality, nor do they always speak Belgium's official languages. Read more in Dutch and in French.
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