Court holds Dutch state partly liable for Srebrenica genocide

Jun 28, 2017

Court holds Dutch state partly liable for Srebrenica genocide

A Dutch court ruled Tuesday that the state was partly to blame for the deaths of hundreds of Muslims in Srebrenica, as the 1995 genocide cast another shadow over the country two decades on.“The court finds that the Dutch state acted unlawfully,” Judge Gepke ...

De Boer takes over as new Crystal Palace manager

Jun 27, 2017

De Boer takes over as new Crystal Palace manager

Former Netherlands defender Frank de Boer was hired as manager of Crystal Palace on Monday, taking his first coaching job in English soccer seven months after getting fired by Inter Milan.De Boer signed a three-year deal, saying his priority was to make Palace a ...

Dutch scientists fete rare meteorite find

/ Jun 27, 2017

Dutch scientists fete rare meteorite find

Dutch scientists on Monday celebrated the rare discovery of meteorite in The Netherlands, which at 4.5-billion years old may hold clues to the birth of our solar system.“Meteorites are very special because we do not have rocks of this age on Earth,” said geologist ...

Dutch panda mania as breeding pair arrive from China

Apr 13, 2017

Dutch panda mania as breeding pair arrive from China

Two giant pandas arrived by plane at Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport Wednesday after a marathon 8,000 km journey from China, the first breeding pair on Dutch soil in three decades.Female panda Wu Wen (Beautiful Powerful Cloud) and her male companion Xing Ya (Elegant Star) touched ...

Jansen excited to join Dutch team at WBC

Mar 20, 2017

Jansen excited to join Dutch team at WBC

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Kenley Jansen was back in the stadium he’s called home for his entire MLB career and preparing to go practice with players he’s known for most of his life.The locker room took some getting used to though. Jansen has spent seven seasons pitching for ...