Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Belgium Proves Fertile Recruiting Ground for Jihadists

This week, the trial of dozens of Sharia4Belgium members began in the Belgian city of Antwerp, ground zero of a very successful effort to recruit jihadists. The extremist group is a big reason why Belgium has the largest per capita number of fighters of any Western European country in Syria, according to the International Center for the Study of Radicalisation. “Everything is apparently better than Belgium,” wrote Fouad Belkacem, the imprisoned leader of the disbanded Islamist group,...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter