Martens VIII 1988

# Seats Share L-R
CVP 43 20.3 PM 5.8
PS 40 18.9 2.9
SP 32 15.1 3.2
PSC 19 9.0 5.5
VU 1 16 7.5 6.5
1 People's Union (VU) ministers withdrew from cabinet on 29 September 1991 over a dispute on arms trade.
Description
Cabinet terminates on 29 September 1991 when the VU leaves government. PM Martens asked to resign on 4 October. The King did not accept the request on 7 October but called for early elections.
Dates
09 May 1988 — Election: 13 Dec 1987
Seats – type
150 (212) – surplus majority
Sources
Müller and Strøm (2000)
Reuters
Wikipedia
· EN – Wilfried Martens