Monday 23 September 2019

A round up of the best stories about the Netherlands and all things Dutch from leading international publications


New ‘Dossier Jihadstrijders’ site lists all errors in contentious Nieuwsuur Syria report

New ‘Dossier Jihadstrijders’ site lists all errors in contentious Nieuwsuur Syria report

In September 2018, the Netherlands was shaken by news items brought to the world by the Trouw newspaper and current affairs programme Nieuwsuur that the Dutch government was to have supported a terrorist-jihadist group, al-Jabha al-Shamiya (Levant Front) in Syria. The issue led to much upheaval in the press and politics and parliamentary debates. More >