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268 news items of Ministry of Justice and Security
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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. ...
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. ...
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 ...
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 ...
Shops, gyms and hairdressers to reopen on Saturday 15 January
The rules for sports, artistic and cultural activities, contact-based industries, shops and education will be relaxed on Saturday ...
The next step in Greek-Dutch cooperation: guardianship action plan signed
Minister for Migration Broekers-Knol, Greek Minister for Migration Mitarakis and Deputy Minister for Migration Sofia Voultepsi ...
Slowing the spread of the Omicron variant: lockdown in the Netherlands
It has become clear in the past week that the Omicron variant is spreading very rapidly in the Netherlands too. The Outbreak ...