It’s a boy: Fan Xing. Photo: Ouwehands Dierenpark, Rhenen
In a week of fake news and dodgy data, the Dutch government adopts the Niksen approach to disease control. As Covid-19 spreads through the Binnenhof and two ministers go into quarantine, the friendly folk at Farmers Defence Force turn up on Rob Jetten’s doorstep with a box of meat products and a camera. Coronavirus also starts to hit the football world, while in Venlo VVV put up the weakest defensive display since Ferd Grapperhaus’s wedding. There’s uplifting news too as the baby giant panda in Rhenen is no longer gender neutral and the first flying car is almost cleared for take-off.
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