The meeting of Prime Minister Xavier Bettel with Elio Di Rupo in Brussels

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On January 20, 2014 Prime Minister Xavier Bettel made a courtesy visit to his Belgian counterpart Elio Di Rupo.

The two leaders discussed bilateral issues and the main topics of European politics.

The preparation to Benelux Social Summit to be held on February 13, 2014 was part of the discussions. The two prime ministers also stressed their commitment to close cooperation between Belgium and Luxembourg. Among the topics discussed during bilateral visit to Brussels was the cross-border mobility — there is a need to optimize the railway network between the two capitals.