Steven Vandeput

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Steven Vandeput
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Minister of Defence
In office
11 October 2014 – 12 November 2018
Prime MinisterCharles Michel
Preceded byPieter De Crem
Succeeded bySander Loones
Personal details
Born (1967-03-30) 30 March 1967 (age 51)
Hasselt, Belgium
Political partyNew Flemish Alliance
WebsiteParty website

Steven Vandeput (born 30 March 1967 in Hasselt) is a Belgian politician and is affiliated to the N-VA. He was elected as a member of the Belgian Chamber of Representatives in 2010.[1]

In October 2014 he became the Minister of Defence in the Michel Government. He was succeeded by Sander Loones on 12 November 2018 since Vandeput will become the next mayor of Hasselt on 1 January 2019.[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Chamber of Representatives: cv Steven Vandeput (Dutch)
  2. ^ "Sander Loones (N-VA) legt eed af als minister van Defensie". De Morgen (in Dutch). Belga. 12 November 2018. Retrieved 12 November 2018.
Political offices
Preceded by
Pieter De Crem
Minister of Defence
2014–2018
Succeeded by
Sander Loones