Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Judgment: Dutch State responsible for Death of 350 Bosnian Muslims

The Hague Tribunal has decided that The Netherlands is responsible for the death of 350 Bosnian Muslims who were expelled in 1995 by the Dutchbat soldiers from the UNbase in Srebrenica. Yet their families are entitled only for a partial reimbursement – 30% -- of the resulting losses. www.trouw.nl/home/hof-nederland-aansprakelijk-voor-dood-van-350-moslimmannen-srebrenica-~aae947df/

Monday, June 26, 2017

Voters with Disabilities do not receive proper Assistance

About 40 percent of Dutch voters with visual impairment or with mental disabilities were not properly assisted when voting in the parliamentary election in March. This results from a study by the College of Human Rights. Most of the trouble arose in reading and filling out the ballot paper, and reading practical information, according to the study.

http://nltimes.nl/2017/06/26/voters-disabilities-properly-assisted-ballot-box-report

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Two lawyers accused of bribing Police volunteer



The public prosecution has demanded 200 hours of community service as punishment of 2 Amsterdam lawyers of bribing a police volunteer.  The volunteer gave the lawyers offices sensitive information about victims of road accidents.  This gave them a financial advantage over their competitors, according to the prosecutor.                                                                              


Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Youngsters in Dutch Jail show Jihadflag

On the internet pictures appear of youngsters in the Dutch youthjail De Hunnerberg in Nijmegen. They are holding drugs and the flags of Islamic terror-organizations. The Ministry of Security and Justice has confirmed that the pictures have been made in that jail. It is claimed that they are three years old. Conversations on the subject have taken place with those detained.  


Sunday, June 18, 2017

Dutch-Turkish filmmaker receives death threats

After the airing of Dutch-Turkish writer and columnist, Ozcan Akyol weekly documentary on Turkey he received many threats from members of the Dutch Turkish community.  These threats were far more numerous and extreme than he had expected.  After the broadcast on the decreasing tourism in the Turkish town of Antalya, he received threats that the Grey Wolves will cause him a slow and painful death.  Another threat received, was that Akyol had ordered his own coffin in Antalya. 





Thursday, June 15, 2017

Dutch Tobacco Industry is thriving

Despite the government’s efforts to discourage smoking, which has had a certain impact; in particular with university and college degree adults, and to a lesser extent the low skilled population. 
Yet, the tobacco related industry and the number of producers and wholesalers has remained virtually unchanged over the past ten years. 




Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Policeman who guarded Wilders arrested for leaking information

A Dutch policeman has been arrested because he has leaked information. The corrupt policeman has in the past been part of those security agents which guarded endangered Freedom party leader Geert Wilders. Wilders reacted: “This is incredible. The man walked around here in the corridor of our members of parliament.”
http://nos.nl/artikel/2178262-verdachte-agent-bewaakte-wilders-tijdens-stage-ervaring-is-verplicht.html