A Belgian school has changed the content of a language book used to teach French to migrants – after some of the sentences in the original version offended students and teachers alike with references to bombs and jails.

“Daddy throws a bomb and goes to prison” reads one phrase. “I’m eating a slice of bread in prison,” says another.

Iraqi refugee Raad Al Azzawi and his teacher Catherine Lemaire were outraged at the content blatantly linking migrants to extremism.

The 38-year-old, who has been …
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