Topic: Geert Wilders

Sweden Concerned About Future of EU and Country’s Security

Sweden, 06 Dec - 02 Jan 2017

Prime Minster Löfven strongly concerned about future of EU ++ Sweden to reintroduce compulsory military service ++ New year brings legal changes to Sweden. by Maciej Wilga
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European Refugee Crisis Leads to Change in Dutch Asylum Policy

Netherlands, 16 Jul - 08 Sep 2015

European refugee crisis leads to change in Dutch asylum policy ++ Moment of glory and darkest hour for Dutch sport ++ Notorious lawyer has high ambitions for his political party. by Frederic van Zinnicq Bergmann
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Earthquake in Groningen – Future of Dutch Gas Drilling on Shaky Ground

Netherlands, 28 Jan - 05 Mar 2015

Population of Groningen firmly against gas drilling ++ Feyenoord supporters make negative headlines - once again ++ The end of an era? Department store V&D in financial distress ++ Dutch feel distanced from their leadership as two politicians' integrity is put in question. by Frederic van Zinnicq Bergmann
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Wilder's populist anti-Islam Sticker turns into diplomatic Mayhem

Netherlands, 24 May - 06 Jun 2014

Dutch diplomats and businesses in action to avert Saudi sanctions over anti-Islam stickers ++ Fuel tax increase will not be reversed ++ Orange mania as soccer world cup in Brazil is about to start. by Kirsten Lucas
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Weak Wilders – Pro-European Surprise in Dutch EP-Vote

Netherlands, 10 May - 23 May 2014

EP elections: Dutch seem neither anti-European, nor Euro-phoric ++ Dutch celebrate second place in the Eurovision Song Contest ++ ‘Geslaagd!’ – School students anxiously await the results of their finals. by Jessica van Zinnicq Bergmann
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Flemish Nationalist turning the scale: Belgian general Elections ahead

Belgium, 20 Apr - 03 May 2014

Parties define their positions for upcoming elections ++ French speaking parties reject N-VA state reform proposal ++ Flemish parties try to stand out against N-VA. by Christophe Ponsard
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The Murder of two Jewellery Burglars – Wilder’s Debate continues

Netherlands, 29 Mar - 11 Apr 2014

Deurne case heats Moroccan debate ++ Killing of Dutch padre in Homs turns focus back to Syria ++ After the Crimea crisis, Dutch fear for stability of eastern Ukraine. by Frederic van Zinnicq Bergmann
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Wilders faces fierce Opposition from all Sides in ‘Moroccan’ Debate

Netherlands, 15 Mar - 28 Mar 2014

Geert Wilders – under attack by other parties and the people in the streets ++ International leaders gather in The Hague for Nuclear Security Summit ++ Murderer of Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn to be released early. by Jessica van Zinnicq Bergmann, Kirsten Lucas
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Obama in Brussels: A Kingdom under the rule of a President

Belgium, 09 Mar - 27 Mar 2014

Obamania hits Belgium ++ Extreme-right parliamentarians take part in observation of Crimean referendum ++ 30km/h speed limit on cyclists: a lack or a shortage of rules? by Daan Fonck
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‘Less Moroccans!’ Wilders heats up local Elections with controversial Statement

Netherlands, 01 Mar - 14 Mar 2014

Geert Wilders sparks controversy by affronting Moroccans in The Hague ++ Dutch puzzling over the mystery of lost Malaysian Airlines flight ++ Speculations about future of Crimea after pro-Russian referendum. by Jessica van Zinnicq Bergmann
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Every Year again... Racism Debate intensifies as Sinterklaas Celebration approaches

Netherlands, 05 Nov - 18 Nov 2013

The ‘Zwarte Piet debate’ – more intense than ever before ++ Ahead of 2014 European Parliament elections: Far-right parties unite against united Europe ++ Dutch wonder how they can help after devastating typhoon in the Philippines. by Jessica van Zinnicq Bergmann
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Dutch Army in Mali: Responsibility to protect or Hard Sell for a Seat in the Security Council?

Netherlands, 22 Oct - 04 Nov 2013

Dutch army mobilises for peacekeeping mission in Mali ++ Party for Freedom kicks out MP for criticising Geert Wilders, the party leader ++ The British Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has fined the Dutch Rabobank. by Kirsten Lucas
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Future New Year’s Celebrations without Fireworks?

Netherlands, 18 Dec - 14 Jan 2013

Discussion about ban on private fireworks ++ Project-X-feest, whappen and other "words of the year" 2012 ++ A Dutch winter's tale. by Frederic van Zinnicq Bergmann
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Football Violence – a Problem of the Youth or Integration?

Netherlands, 04 Dec - 17 Dec 2012

Linesman killed by players at amateur football game ++ Difficulties with the "Aldi-train" ++ Dutch in shock over shooting at American primary school. by Jessica van Zinnicq Bergmann
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All Set for Mark Rutte's New Government

Netherlands, 22 Oct - 05 Nov 2012

Liberals and Socialists ready to take over new government ++ Hurricane “Sandy” hits Dutch news. by Frederic van Zinnicq Bergmann
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Elections 2012: The Moment of Indecision

Netherlands, 28 Aug - 10 Sep 2012

Polls fluctuate days ahead of parliamentary elections ++ Obama vs. Romney ++ Dutch shocked by shooting in the French Alps. by Frederic van Zinnicq Bergmann
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The Netherlands Prepare for Early Parliamentary Elections

Netherlands, 14 Aug - 27 Aug 2012

Dutch elections: Liberals and Socialists ahead in polls ++ Dutch follow the Breivik trial closely ++ Prince Friso is still in a coma. by Frederic van Zinnicq Bergmann
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