Tag archive for ‘Clyde van Putten’
By The Publisher On Saturday, October 24th, 2020

Elections changed nothing; Statia still has a long way to go

ORANJESTAD – “We have to prevent at all cost that the situation on the island from before the intervention reappears after a return to a regular administrative administration,” is one of the observations More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018

Clyde van Putten files an injunction against Dutch government in St. Maarten

PHILIPSBURG—The leader of the Progressive Labor Party Clyde van Putten filed an injunction just minutes before midday at the Court of First Instance in Philipsburg on Wednesday. This injunction which was More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

Dutch government forced to hire law firm to handle court case in St. Eustatius

ORANJESTAD, ST. EUSTATIUS — At the 11th hour the Dutch government made the decision to hire regional law firm HBN Law on St. Maarten to represent them in court in the case brought forward by Van Putten c.s., More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Van Putten apologizes for statement on murdering and burning Dutch military

ORANJESTAD – Politician Clyde van Putten has apologized to residents of St. Eustatius for his highly criticized statement on murdering and burning the Dutch military. He said he would take ‘full responsibility’ More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Van Putten’s statements are unacceptable, Statians say

ORANJESTAD – The remarks island council member Clyde van Putten made during a congress in Curacao whereby he said that Dutch soldiers would be burned and killed in the streets, have met with criticism in Statia More...

By The Publisher On Friday, October 13th, 2017

Van Putten’s death threats upset Dutch politicians

THE HAGUE – Members of the Dutch parliament are astonished about threats made by Island Council member Clyde van Putten towards Dutch military personnel on Statia, John Samson reports on Caribisch Netwerk. Van More...