In Belgiumistan Islam Protects Women: Widow loses half of dead hubby’s pension to 2nd wife in Morocco

NB – Google translate: The National Pensions Office recently sent a letter to a Brussels widow whose husband, of Moroccan origin, announcing a reduction in her pension amount by 1/2. The other half will now be paid to another wife living in Morocco, reported Friday RTBF.

Asked by Belga, the National Pensions Office says it is merely applying bilateral agreements between Belgium firstly and secondly Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia.

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