Jihadist from Belgium fighting in Syria: "It’s nice to see, from time to time, the blood of the infidels”
Gatestone Institute 24 January 2014
By Soeren Kern
European security officials say that in recent weeks they have noticed an "alarming acceleration" in the number of European jihadists traveling to Syria to obtain combat experience with Islamist groups linked to al-Qaeda.
Brain De Maulder (now known as Abu Kaseem Al Brazili) went from fun-loving Catholic Flemish Brazilian teenager to angry violent Muslim jihadist fighting in Syria and threatening his homeland.
Snouts in the Trough 6 January 2014
By David Craig
Currently Europe’s (excluding Turkey) 50 million Muslims only make up about 7% of the total population. However, as Muslim communities tend to be found in the main cities, here the percentage of the population that are Muslim is much higher than in the general population.