Saturday 13 August 2022

Egyptians in the Netherlands show support for protesters

Some 200 people gathered on the Dam square in central Amsterdam on Tuesday afternoon to show their support for anti-government protesters in Egypt, the Parool reports.

The demonstration was organised by local Egyptian organisations. Demonstrators carried placards calling on president Mubarak to resign, and urging the president’s son Gamal to impel his father to quit.

Thank you for donating to

The team would like to thank all the generous readers who have made a donation in recent weeks. Your financial support has helped us to expand our coverage of the coronavirus crisis into the evenings and weekends and make sure you are kept up to date with the latest developments. has been free for 14 years, but without the financial backing of our readers, we would not be able to provide you with fair and accurate news and features about all things Dutch. Your contributions make this possible.

If you have not yet made a donation, but would like to, you can do so via Ideal, credit card or Paypal.