Belgium is a small country in Western Europe. Foreign
Office officials in Belgium reported back to London on opinions in Belgium
as they did from Washington, Moscow and every other state.
Belgium was a small country but was also very diverse.
It had strong anti-Communist elements, especially the Catholic Church. However,
it also had a strong trade union movement and left wing parties which were
more sympathetic towards the USSR and Communism.
Libre Belgique, Le Soir, Le Peuple, Vooruit, De Roode
Vaan are all titles of Belgian newspapers.