In an interview with “Le Soir,” Conservative N-VA MP & former editor of Joods Actual Michael Freilich said that Muslim and Jewish religious head coverings were not comparable, saying that a Jewish kippah is a symbol of faith, white a Muslim hijab is a symbol of oppression. This is Belgium’s media monitoring highlight for July.

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The former Belgian minister, Theo Francken, of the Flemish nationalist  N-VA party, has given priority to Syrian Christian asylum seekers under the country’s humanitarian visa programme. This is Belgium’s media monitoring highlight for January.

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A video of a councillor candidate doing the Nazi salute has been circulated widely by national media, giving him the notoriety he does not deserve. This is our Belgium's media monitoring highlights for July.

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