HOW NICE OF BELGIAN ARMY TO PROVIDE TRAINING TO JIHADIS
People joining extremist movements can easily serve the Belgian army.The Defence Minister Pieter De Crem (CD & V) has in fact no legal basis to expel soldiers for their beliefs Salafists, said Thursday the newspaper De Morgen.
Several weeks ago, however, the minister promised that extremists would be made at the door. "All Salafism within Defence will not be tolerated and will lead irrevocably to dismissal," he had said to the Defense Committee after the announcement of the presence of a dozen soldiers with radical Islamic beliefs within the intelligence military.
But according to an internal report, lack the legal means to do so. As it is of small groups or organizations that are not prohibited by law, the military can take part.