Summary of Anti-Semitic Incidents in Belgium in 2019

January 18, 2020

What’s going on in Belgium? With a population of 11.4 million people including 30,000 Jews, the small European nation is seeing an alarming rise in anti-Semitism. 39% of Belgian Jews have experienced anti-Semitic harassment. 2019 was a tough year for Belgian Jews, with a spate of violent, political, cultural and rhetorical attacks against the Jewish community emanating from the right, the left, radical Islam, and everywhere in-between. It’s time to take a stand and combat anti-Semitism in Belgium.