thebulltulsa.com 05 May, 2021 05:30 am

Belgian Farmer Annoyed By Stone In Tractor’s Path Moves It – And French Border

Belgian Farmer Annoyed By Stone In Tractor’s Path Moves It – And French Border

5 feet, according BBC News, effectively giving Belgium more land." The mayor of a neighboring French village told La Voix du Nord "we should be able to avoid a new border war," BBC News reports.Belgian authorities plan on simply contacting the farmer and asking him to return the stone – but if he doesn't, the Belgian foreign ministry could open a Franco-Belgian border commission, something that hasn't happened since 1930, according to BBC News.The farmer was driving a tractor and apparently got annoyed by a large stone blocking his path, BBC News reports.

But people in both Belgium and France had a good laugh over it.France and Belgium share a 390-mile border, which was established under a 1820 treaty signed after Napoleon's defeat at Waterloo five years earlier.

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