Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel said his government had reached a deal with the holdout region of Wallonia.
The Belgian government and its regions have reached an agreement over the CETA trade pact between the EU and Canada. Signing the deal had previously been called off after a Belgian region refused to endorse the deal.
The European Union has given Brussels a deadline to reach an agreement about the free trade deal with Canada. The Belgian region of Wallonia has rejected the ultimatum, arguing the deal hurts European interests.
EU leader Donald Tusk and Canadian PM Justin Trudeau have declared their determination to see the CETA deal through in the face of Belgian opposition. Belgium's PM has said he can not sign off on the deal as it stands.
Belgium's regional government of Wallonia continues to block the EU-Canada trade deal and wants to delay its signing. Europe has been left standing disgraced at the end of its summit, writes DW's Barbara Wesel.
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