A terrorist attack, a flu pandemic, flooding or a power outage: these are just a few examples of the disasters and crises that could threaten the Netherlands' national security. The government has catalogued these risks so that it can better prepare for emergencies and minimise their impact.
Question and answer
- Someone I know is on the verge of becoming radicalised. Where can I find help or information?
- How can I help prevent a terrorist attack?
- What do I need to do in the event of a disaster?
- What do I need to do when the public warning siren sounds?
- Combating jihadism
- Risk of an attack (threat level)
- Coordinating counterterrorism efforts
- Counterterrorism Alert System
Threat level in the Netherlands: real chance of an attack
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Senate has adopted laws from the Integral Approach Jihadism action programme
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Inspectorate of Security and Justice: follow-up of signals from the authorities involved in asylum and migration matters in order
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Van der Steur fortifies fight against terrorism
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Extra funds for the international fight against terrorism
Speaking at a ministerial meeting of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) in New York on Wednesday, foreign minister and...