American Jewish group denounces decision by Belgian company to refuse insurance coverage for Jewish kindergarten

NEW YORK (EJP)—The American Jewish Committee (AJC) expressed outrage at the Belgian insurance company’s refusal to renew insurance for a Jewish kindergarten in Brussels.

The firm denied the school’s request, saying “it is too risky to insure a Jewish kindergarten these days.”

“This is another ominous sign that can only deepen Jewish fears about their own security in Belgium,” said AJC Executive Director David Harris. AJC, the global Jewish advocacy organization, maintains European offices in Brussels, Berlin, Paris, and Rome…