Institutional certainty and political controversy - commentaires Institutional certainty and political controversy 2010-04-14T23:47:40Z 2010-04-14T23:47:40Z <p>« He took charge during a crucial and instable period for his country, where the political crisis was intense and the peril of a possible Belgian dichotomy constituted a realistic scenario. »</p> <p>Maybe a little late to react, but sorry to say so this is overstating another Belgian crisis. For the moment this 'crisis' still hasn't been resolved and will surely play up the next month. But the fact is that their isn't a realistic scenario for a Belgian dichotomy, unless you can call our current federalized state a dichotomy, which would be hard with no less then 3 regions and 3 communes. Stability trough sheer complexity. Let me reassure you, Belgium isn't about to burst.</p> <p>By the way, he didn't want to be PM at first and I think he was pretty happy to get out of that spot.</p>