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Belgium summons reinforcements in Colombia chip war
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Brussels, Nov 9, 2018 (AFP) - Belgium, self-proclaimed inventor of the French fry or chip, urged Europe on Friday to help it fight a tariff slapped on its iconic export by Colombia.
The potato was first farmed in the Andes mountains of South America, but once it is chipped and fried, Belgium claims it as it own -- and exports it to back to its ancestral home.
Despite being widely dubbed "French", fries ...