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Belgium, being a country with the most extreme political views, recently increased the number of legal mosques three times.

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As reported by De Morgen, a Flemish newspaper, it was disclosed right on the day of Islamic trade fair, occurring in Belgium every year, that the country will authorize 50 more mosques besides 28 Muslim temples which already exist.

Liesbeth Homans, internal affairs minister, announced that the conclusion was highly pondered and the main reason to recognize this overwhelming amount was occasioned by the consideration that legally authorized mosques are better than shadowy illegal ones, since the authorities will be possible to govern them easily.

The exact number of those who profess Islam in Belgium is unknown, but estimated amount comes to 6% of the Belgian society. Although this is less than in France, Belgian Muslims extraordinarily favor new caliphate. Recently Muslim citizens of Belgium have been revered by printing first class post stamps with a photo of an Imam.

At the moment the biggest number of Islamists who are battling in Iraq and Syria is coming from Belgium. A little more than two hundred of Belgium passport-bearers travelled to Syria, and out of them 128 returned home, 77 were injured and 62 tried to head to combat area but were held back.

At least two incidents in Europe involved Muslim terrorists who originated from Belgium: Islamist who tried to initiate gun fight in a train in France but was put down and defeated by soldiers of the U.S. Navy and a shooter who assassinated four with a semi-automatic rifle at a Museum in Belgium.

The administration’s apathetic position towards national security explains increasing radicalization of the country. For example, as it was disclosed, cybersecurity of the country was provided by a single officer who has been controlling online terrorists’ activity himself.  Sadly, lack of cybersecurity is not the only issue that is disregarder by the authorities: recently it was uncovered that 125-mile-long lane between Germany and Denmark was monitored by only 8 officers who did not even work on holidays since they work nine-to-five on week-days.

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