Tag archive for ‘Dutch politicians’
By The Publisher On Friday, April 14th, 2023

Dutch politicians question not-executed prison sentences

PHILIPSBURG — In February, Justice Minister Anna Richardson informed Parliament that 136 convicts are still waiting to serve their sentence. She also reported that, even though the Prosecutor’s Office does More...

By The Publisher On Friday, January 27th, 2023

Dutch politicians oppose reparations

THE HAGUE — The Netherlands will not pay reparations to descendants of slaves in the Caribbean, the Telegraaf reported on Thursday. Minister Bruins Slot (Home Affairs) made a statement to this extent during 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...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Send-in-the-troops remark hits a nerve in The Hague

THE HAGUE – Prime Minister William Marlin has hit a nerve with his remark that the Netherlands should “send in the troops’ to enforce the instruction for the establishment of an Integrity Chamber. VVD-MP André More...