Posts Tagged ‘Holland’

Dutch Foreign Trade Minister appalled by migrants detentions’ conditions in Libya

  • 3 April 2018 - 14:17
Dutch Foreign Trade Minister appalled by migrants detentions’ conditions in Libya

Dutch Minister Sigrid Kaag of of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation wants detention centers for asylum seekers in Libya to close as soon as possible, she said after paying a visit to such a center in Tripoli. She was horrified by the conditions in which asylum seekers live in these...

European lawyers to hold presser in Holland to review Libyan strongman’s crimes

  • 11 November 2017 - 16:38
European lawyers to hold presser in Holland to review Libyan strongman’s crimes

A popular European lawyers’ office announced that it will hold a press conference on Tuesday to advocate for filing a lawsuit at the International Criminal Court (ICC) against the commander of Operation Dignity Khalifa Haftar to hold him accountable for the crimes he committed. A reliable...

Dutch woman missing in Libya’s capital

  • 31 May 2017 - 13:03
Dutch woman missing in Libya’s capital

A woman from Holland, Yvonne Snijter, is missing in Libya's capital Tripoli, according to numerous reports and calls for help from friends on social media. The woman was last seen on Friday in a cafe in the old town of the capital city of Tripoli. The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs is...

Riots in Holland amid diplomatic rift with Turkey

  • 12 March 2017 - 11:04
Riots in Holland amid diplomatic rift with Turkey

BBC - Dutch riot police have clashed with protesters in Rotterdam, amid a diplomatic row that saw a Turkish minister escorted out of the country. Water cannon and police on horseback were used to disperse about 1,000 people outside the Turkish consulate. The minister was trying to win...