Tag Archives: Amsterdam

Amsterdam wants to ban tourists from its marijuana shops — Family First NZ

Stuff co.nz 11 January 2021Family First Comment: Oh! Not so successful then?“The plan, backed by local police and prosecutors, is aimed at tackling the flow of hard drugs and organised crime linked to the marijuana trade.” In an effort to clean up its image, Amsterdam aims to restrict a key tourist attraction: its coffee shops.…

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First Dutch climate refugees fleeing wind turbines: “The noise is unbearable”  — Iowa Climate Science Education

If the wind turbine noises don’t get you, there are the smoky biomass plants instead — or as well. Welcome to your clean green future? – – – AMSTERDAM – The first Dutch climate refugees are a fact, says De Telegraaf (via the GWPF). Not because of wet feet, but because citizens cannot cope with […]

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Man who stabbed two American tourists in Amsterdam motivated by ‘insults’ to Islam: prosecutors — peoples trust toronto

 

https://ift.tt/2NJfy8Z September 3, 2018 AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – A man who stabbed two American tourists at Amsterdam’s central station last week says he chose his victims at random and was motivated by perceived insults to Islam in the Netherlands, Dutch prosecutors said on Monday. The man, identified by RTL Nieuws as Jawed S., is a 19-year-old […]

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Dutch foreign minister quits after lying about Putin meeting — The Crusader Journal

By Anthony Deutsch AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch Foreign Minister Halbe Zijlstra quit on Tuesday after admitting that he had fabricated a story about attending a meeting in 2006 at which he said Russian President Vladimir Putin had outlined a strategy for building a greater Russia. The incident has embarrassed Prime Minister Mark Rutte’s coalition government, […]

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Dutch foreign minister admits lying about Putin comments — The Crusader Journal

By Bart H. Meijer AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch Foreign Minister Halbe Zijlstra admitted on Monday he had lied about hearing Russian President Vladimir Putin make comments about plans for a “greater Russia”, unleashing a storm of criticism. “I told an untruth, it was unacceptable,” he told reporters. Zijlstra, who is scheduled to meet his Russian […]

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Are Earthlings alone? Half of humans believe in alien life — The Crusader Journal

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Nearly half of humans believe in alien life and want to make contact, a survey in 24 countries has found, in what researchers said helps to explain the lasting popularity of the “Star Wars” franchise 40 years after the first movie was screened. On the eve of the release of “The Last […]

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