Muslim agents in Belgium give women no hand

In Belgium a few Islamic agents refuse to shake hands with women.

In Brussels a group of female colleagues agents or citizens the hand does not shake. It would go to four Muslims, who because of their faith (*) come to this choice, reports the Algemeen Dagblad. The police said that an internal investigation and an internal note comes to speak to the agents on their decision.

Various sources report that the agents during working hours women not greet or give a hand. Trade unions find this a worrying issue. Police spokesman Roland Thiebault also confirms the phenomenon. ' We know the problem and schedule a conversation with those involved, ' says Thiebault.