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Yesterday โ€” July 20th 2018Expatica Dutch Headlines

Sri Lanka's Galle stadium faces axe over Dutch Fort

Sri Lanka's picturesque Galle cricket stadium could be demolished because its pavilion stand violated heritage laws protecting a 17th century Dutch fort, the government said Friday.Cultural Affairs Minister...

  • July 20th 2018 at 02:00
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ICC denies damages to kids born after Congo village attack

War crimes judges ruled Thursday that five children born after their parents were victims of a brutal 2003 attack on a Congolese village were not eligible to receive compensation.The International Criminal...

  • July 19th 2018 at 02:00

Dutch FM under fire over Suriname 'failed state' quip

Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok is under fire for controversial remarks over immigrants and labelling former colony Suriname "a failed state", which may cost him his job, Dutch media said Thursday.Blok...

  • July 19th 2018 at 02:00

Nigerian leader backs major Shell project on Dutch trip

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari ended a four-day visit to the Netherlands Wednesday, after voicing staunch backing for the International Criminal Court and giving oil giant Shell a nod for a new $5...

  • July 18th 2018 at 02:00

Iran lodges complaint against US over renewed sanctions

Iran has called on the UN's top court to order the United States to immediately lift sanctions re-imposed by President Donald Trump in May claiming they are causing "irreparable prejudice," the tribunal...

  • July 17th 2018 at 02:00

Dutch jail jihadist fighters still missing in action

A Rotterdam court on Tuesday sentenced three men in their absence to up to seven years in jail for joining a "terrorist" organisation in Iraq and Syria, after using social media to contact them.The men,...

  • July 17th 2018 at 02:00

20 years on, ICC urges help to fight war crimes

The International Criminal Court Tuesday marked its 20th anniversary Tuesday urging all nations to help its "vital work" seeking justice for war crimes victims, despite its controversial acquittal of...

  • July 17th 2018 at 02:00

Protect chemical weapons ban, watchdog's chief pleads

The outgoing head of the world's chemical arms watchdog has urged nations not to sacrifice a century of hard-fought efforts to banish toxic weapons for the sake of short-term political disputes.Speaking...

  • July 17th 2018 at 02:00

Russia must 'account for role' in MH17 tragedy: G7

Russia must "account for its role" in the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine and cooperate with efforts to establish truth and justice, foreign ministers of the world's industrial...

  • July 15th 2018 at 02:00

Dutch court backs record 1.3 bn euro Ageas deal over Fortis

A Dutch court Friday ended a long-running saga over the 2008 dismantling of the Fortis bank insurance group, approving a record 1.3 billion euros ($1.5 billion) settlement deal for out-of-pocket shareholders.The...

  • July 13th 2018 at 02:00

Fake booze: EU says back pain caused Juncker summit stumble

The EU on Friday said back pain caused European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker to stumble at a NATO summit and denied "insulting" insinuations that he was drunk.The 63-year-old was seen repeatedly...

  • July 13th 2018 at 02:00

Europol reveals 'most wanted' football team

France may be facing Croatia in the World Cup final on Sunday, but Europe's anti-crime agency is footing its own squad of a somewhat different kind in the run-up to the big match.From Thursday, Europol...

  • July 12th 2018 at 02:00

Dutch city to unveil world's first 3D-printed housing complex

The southern Dutch city of Eindhoven plans to unveil the world's first 3D-printed housing complex next year, which its inventors believe could revolutionise the building industry by speeding up and customising...

  • July 11th 2018 at 02:00

Genocide-convicted Mladic lashes NATO at court hearing

Convicted Bosnian Serb army chief Ratko Mladic lashed out at NATO during a court appearance Tuesday, accusing the Atlantic defence bloc of "destroying my people and my health."At a pre-appeal court appearance...

  • July 10th 2018 at 02:00

1 dead, 20 injured in S.Africa vintage plane crash: official

One person was killed and about 20 were injured when a vintage plane crashed Tuesday after it took off on a test flight from a small airport in the South African capital Pretoria, emergency services said.The...

  • July 10th 2018 at 02:00

Court orders Ryanair to comply with Dutch law

A Dutch appeals court has ruled that employees of the Irish budget carrier Ryanair who are based in the Netherlands are covered by Dutch law, in a decision made public Tuesday.In a case which could have...

  • July 10th 2018 at 02:00

'Hard' Brexit could see Philips quit Britain: CEO

Dutch electronics giant Philips warned Sunday it may shift production out of Britain in the event of a "hard" Brexit, saying it was "deeply concerned about competitiveness" of its operations there.The...

  • July 8th 2018 at 02:00

Iran threatens to retaliate after Dutch expel two diplomats

Iran protested on Sunday against the Netherlands' expulsion of two of its diplomats and threatened to retaliate for the "unfriendly and destructive move".A spokesman for the Dutch intelligence service...

  • July 8th 2018 at 02:00

Dutch expel two Iranian embassy staff: officials

The Netherlands last month expelled two workers from the Iranian embassy, the Dutch intelligence agency said Friday, without revealing the reason for their expulsions."Two workers from the Iranian embassy...

  • July 6th 2018 at 02:00

Dutch give go-ahead to legal weed experiment

The Dutch government gave the green light Friday to a wide-ranging experiment to allow six to 10 municipalities around the country to legally grow cannabis."The cabinet has decided... to start the cannabis...

  • July 6th 2018 at 02:00
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