Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Police Organization: Netherlands has become a ‘Narcostate’

The Dutch police organization has interviewed more than 1.000 detectives. It has come to the conclusion that the detective service is lacking personnel. The Netherlands has in the meantime gained the characteristics of a narcostate. A parallel economy has developed in which criminals abuse the good infrastructure of the country in order to enter real estate activities, companies and holiday parks.

Monday, February 19, 2018

Thirty Asylum Seekers in Netherlands Found with Suspicious Passports

According to information originating in the Ministry of Justice and Security, approximately 30 asylum seekers came to the Netherlands with stolen and blank passports in 2015 and 2016.  The security services are aware that terrorist organizations like ISIS often supply such passports for people to carry out terror attacks abroad.  The However, Dutch security services said that when these people were investigated, none of them were identified as potential terrorists. 

Sunday, February 18, 2018

Eindhoven Mayor: Citizens Not Involved In Fight against Criminality

Eindhoven mayor, Jorritsma, tried last year to involve citizens in the battle against criminality.  He now admits that this has failed.  He pointed out that one of the reasons is the increase of neighborhood ‘kings’ i.e., people who dominate neighborhoods and have the most impressive car, but don’t have any registered income.  These people apparently are allowed to do anything and act with impunity.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Dutch Oxfam Heads knew already in 2012 about Haiti Scandal

Already in 2012 the leadership of Oxfam Novib, the Dutch branch of Oxfam, received the report on the sexual abuse in 2010 of local women by members of the Oxfam mission to Haiti. The Dutch branch passed the report on to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the National Accounting Office. Oxfam Novib Director Farah Karimi says that as this was considered a British issue no publicity was given to the scandal.


Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Dutch Foreign Minister Resigns Due to Lie

Before the parliamentary debate on his lie about attending a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Dutch Foreign Minister, Halbe Zijlstra, resigned.  The Russian embassy in the Netherlands had issued a statement accusing some in the Netherlands of distributing fake news aimed at discrediting their country by suggesting it has expansionist ambitions.  Zijlstra’s resignation came a day before he was due to meet the Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov, in Moscow.


Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Dutch Minister admits lying about Meeting with Putin

Halbe Zijlstra (VVD, Liberals), minister of foreign affairs has admitted that he lied when he said that he attended a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in 2006. He now says that he heard from a person who was present in such a meeting that Putin considers Ukraine, Belarus and the Baltic States as parts of Greater Russia. He considered that this should become known and lied about his presence to protect his source. 


Monday, February 12, 2018

Donors of Oxfam Resign After Sex Scandal in Haiti

So far more than 700 donors of the Dutch Oxfam Novib have resigned as the result of a report by the Times that employees of the British organization have engaged in sex orgies with prostitutes during a mission after the earthquake in Haiti in 2010 and 2011.  The prostitutes were possibly minors. The orgies took place in an apartment rented by the NGO.  In the meantime, Oxfam was accused of hiring prostitutes for a mission in Tsjaad in 2006.