Netherlands


Netherlands
DW: Prime Minister chosen for Dutch government

The new PM is Dick Schoof, a Dutch civil servant considered to be an expert on security and migration.

Avi Woolf | 28.05.24

Iran, European Union, Netherlands

"EU solidarity with evil": Dutch populist leader condemns EU's friendly approach to Iran and Raisi

In a number of retweets on X, Geert Wilders, the powerful member of the new Dutch governing coalition and populist leader condemned EU condolences over the death of Raisi and previous attempts to help rescue him.

Avi Woolf | 20.05.24

Israel, Netherlands

After forming government, Netherlands to look into "appropriate timing" for moving embassy to Jerusalem

The decision is part of the government coalition agreement formed with Geert Wilders' rightwing and pro-Israel Party of Freedom.

Avi Woolf | 16.05.24

Netherlands

Geert Wilders announces formation of Dutch government

Discussions will now be held to decide who will serve as Prime Minister after Wilders gave up the position to allow the formation of a coalition.

Uriel Be'eri, JFeed Staff | 16.05.24

Eurovision

Why the Dutch contestant was kicked out of the Eurovision

The organizers of the event made it clear that the Israeli delegation was not involved in the incident after rumors circulated on social media.

JFeed Staff | 12.05.24

Israel-Gaza War, Netherlands

Watch: Dutch populist leader Geert Wilders gives fiery speech after disruption by anti-Israel protestors

Wilders: "I have been working here, in this parliament, for about 25 years, and what I have heard and seen today, here in this room, but certainly also downstairs in the building, is pure hatred of Jews."

Avi Woolf | 05.03.24

Turkey, NATO

Newly-elected Netherlands' Prime Minister: "Expel Turkey from NATO"

Geert Wilders wants NATO to expel Turkey because of its ties with Hamas. The Dutch appealed to the US to include Erdogan's country in the list of states granting asylum to terrorists.

Oz Israel Schwartz, JFeed Staff | 26.02.24

Elections in the Netherlands

Drama in the Netherlands: The Leader of the Extreme Right Won the Elections

With the end of the counting of votes in the elections in the Netherlands, it appears that the extreme right party "Party for Freedom" has won the majority of seats in the parliament. The head of the party, Geert Wilders, is considered a supporter of Israel and leads a clear anti-Islamic line.

Uriel Be'eri, JFeed Staff | 23.11.23

Cyber Attack

Not only in Israel: a cyber attack on the International Court of Justice in The Hague

The International Court revealed that its computer system was hacked after they detected unusual activity on the computer network. A spokesman for the tribunal declined to comment on how severe the hack was

JFeed | 19.09.23