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Exemption from criminal liability for aid workers and journalists for staying in areas controlled by terrorist organisations

Dutch and European society must be protected from the danger posed by returnees from areas controlled by terrorist organisations. ...

News item | 12-05-2021 | 09:57

Step 2: Indoor sports facilities to reopen and more scope for activities outdoors

The number of COVID-19 patients in hospitals has fallen slightly. And, with more than 6 million vaccine doses administered, the ...

News item | 11-05-2021 | 20:15

Use of force by investigating officers assessed in accordance with new legal framework

The Dutch Criminal Code will be updated with a separate offence for investigating officers who are guilty of contravening the ...

News item | 11-05-2021 | 09:46

Holding parents responsible for preventing punishable behaviour by their children

Parents are primarily responsible for keeping adolescents on the right path. The way children are raised is crucial to preventing ...

News item | 11-05-2021 | 09:41

The Netherlands is cooperating in the return of archaeological objects to Iraq

Today Arjen Uijterlinde, Ambassador for International Cultural Cooperation of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Barbara ...

News item | 06-05-2021 | 14:30

Dutch input reflected in EU-proposal to safeguard a level playing field between companies

Companies using government support from non-EU countries to compete unfairly with (Dutch and other) EU entrepreneurs are a ...

News item | 05-05-2021 | 12:45

5 May: the bells of liberation ring out

The Netherlands Carillon has returned to the US.

News item | 04-05-2021 | 18:05

Ban on incoming flights from India as of 18.00 on Monday 26 April

From Monday 26 April 2021 at 18.00 there will be a ban on all incoming passenger flights from India. This was decided by the ...

News item | 26-04-2021 | 13:47

‘Didn’t pick up any waste today? No meal tonight!’

waste pickers, circular economy, plastic, colombia, WCEF, world circular economy forum, recycling

News item | 23-04-2021 | 07:31

Dutch Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen speaks during President Biden’s climate summit

Today, Dutch Minister Cora van Nieuwenhuizen (Infrastructure and Water Management) will be participating in the Leaders Summit on ...

News item | 22-04-2021 | 17:40