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Highest Percentage Of European ISIS Fighters Come From Belgium

According to data compiled by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), Belgium has contributed the most fighters to ISIS of any European Union nation on a per capita basis, statista.com said.
According to data compiled by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), Belgium has contributed the most fighters to ISIS of any European Union nation on a per capita basis, statista.com said. Photo Credit: wikimedia commons

In the wake of last week's terrorist attacks in Paris, police have arrested seven suspects in the Molenbeek district of Brussels, according to statista.com.

According to data compiled by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, Belgium has contributed the most fighters to ISIS of any European Union nation on a per capita basis, statista.com said.

RFE/RL estimate that there are 40 fighters per million Belgian inhabitants present in Syria and Iraq. Jordan, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia are the top three nations worldwide for supplying the so-called Islamic State with foreign fighters, contributing 315, 280 and 107 per million people respectively, statista.com said.

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