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January 17, 2015 7:35 pm

Belgian Soldiers Deployed to Protect Jewish Sites as Europol Warns of Further Terror Attacks

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Police outside the Jewish Museum of Belgium. Photo: Screenshot.

Europe remained on high alert as soldiers were deployed alongside police in Belgium to protect Jewish buildings and the head of Europol warned that further terrorist attacks could not be ruled out in the wake of the murder of 17 people in Paris by Islamist gunmen last week.

The move to guard potential targets in Antwerp’s Jewish quarter on Saturday was the first time in three decades that Belgian troops have been used to bolster police ranks. It follows the deployment of French soldiers following the attacks in Paris.

Read full story at The Guardian.

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  • Dany Toren

    Move to Israel where you will have Israeli Soldiers and Police offices protecting you,or better still where you can protect yourself holding your head high…..

  • Robert Weintraub

    It is all well and good to protect Jewish sites but who is going to protect individual Jews?

    • charlie johnson

      Go look at the guy in the mirror.Then think about the Belgium firearms factory not far down the street. They make a John Browning designed Browning HiPower quality handgun in 9 MM that just fits the hand of a Jew concerned about personal defense.