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284 news items of Ministry of Justice and Security
Fight against organised crime ramped up on all fronts
Serious crime is increasingly undermining the safety of our society and our open economy. The international drug trade involves ...
Organised crime under scrutiny 2022
Tackling organised crime requires constant innovation. Confiscating criminals’ money is an alluring prospect: get the money, and ...
Nearly €30 million to tackle drug trafficking via mainports
Dutch mainports must be made as unattractive as possible for international drug trafficking. Our major logistical hubs – the ...
Phased amendments to the Regulation on reception of displaced persons from Ukraine
When war broke out in Ukraine, a large number of refugees arrived in the Netherlands virtually overnight. As a result, the ...
Additional measures in response to larger number of expected asylum applications
The number of applications for asylum is on the rise across Europe. The Netherlands now expects to receive 48,200 applications ...
Adoption possible from six selected countries
Adopting a child will still be possible from the following countries: the Philippines, Hungary, Lesotho, Taiwan, Thailand and ...
Treaties with UAE boost fight against organised crime
The international fight against organised crime has received a boost from mutual agreements between the Netherlands and the ...
Higher reimbursement for costs of cleaning up drug waste
The Dutch government is raising the reimbursement paid to private individuals and government authorities for the costs of ...
Sanctuary for refugees from Ukraine likely to remain necessary for a considerable time
Since the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the Netherlands has been providing sanctuary to over 80,000 refugees from Ukraine. ...
Change in funding scheme for costs of reception of Ukrainians
On behalf of the Ministry of Justice and Security, in recent months a review was conducted of the costs incurred by ...