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  1. Reception of refugees from Ukraine is taking shape

    The reception of refugees from Ukraine is taking shape – for the short term in the form of mostly basic accommodation for the ...

    News item | 30-03-2022 | 16:39

  2. Government offers better prospects to Ukrainian refugees

    In response to the horrific events in Ukraine, the Dutch government is preparing to receive large numbers of people who have been ...

    News item | 17-03-2022 | 13:32

  3. Additional investments in fight against international drug trafficking

    The security of our logistics hubs and ‘mainports’ is being strengthened in the fight against international drug trafficking. ...

    News item | 15-03-2022 | 10:10

  4. Strengthening French-Dutch cooperation for counterterrorism and combating subversive activity

    Minister of Justice and Security Yesilgöz-Zegerius was in Paris this week with a strong delegation from the Dutch government for ...

    News item | 10-03-2022 | 13:06

  5. Emergency sirens test on Monday 7 March

    At noon on the first Monday of the month, all 4,278 emergency sirens in the Netherlands are tested. This will also be the case on ...

    News item | 02-03-2022 | 15:30

  6. Initial reception centre for Ukrainian refugees to open in Amsterdam today

    As of today, the first wave of Ukrainian refugees who fled to the Netherlands and need a place to stay can make their way to ...

    News item | 01-03-2022 | 10:04

  7. Sharing personal data for the purpose of intimidation to be made a criminal offence

    Sharing personal data for the purpose of harassing someone, also called doxing, needs to be made prosecutable under criminal law. ...

    News item | 28-02-2022 | 12:52

  8. Criminalisation of espionage updated for the modern age

    Minister Yeşilgöz-Zegerius will today submit for consultation a legislative proposal to add a new provision to the Criminal Code. ...

    News item | 28-02-2022 | 12:31

  9. 3 steps to reopen the Netherlands

    COVID-19 infection rates are high, and many people are self-isolating or self-quarantining at home. But despite the high number ...

    News item | 15-02-2022 | 19:10

  10. Nearly all locations can be open until 22:00

    As of Wednesday 26 January, most locations in our country can once again be open, under certain conditions. This means that ...

    News item | 25-01-2022 | 19:10