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Brussels attack underscores threat of returning jihadists

Relatives and family members mourning in Tel Aviv during the funeral for Emanuel and Miriam Riva, the Israeli couple killed in the May 24 shooting attack at the Jewish Museum of Belgium in Brussels, May 27, 2014. (Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images)

(JTA) — It was the threat that European authorities dreaded — and Europe’s Jews suffered the first blow. The suspect arrested in the attack last month at the Jewish museum in Brussels that left four dead was a French-born jihadist who had returned home from fighting in Syria. Now… Read more »