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Rwanda's most-wanted genocide suspect appears before French court

20 May 2020

PARIS/THE HAGUE Felicien Kabuga, accused of funding the 1994 Rwandan genocide, appeared before a French court on Wednesday, four days after his arrest following a quarter of a century on the run. | Video

Prosecutor seeks transfer of Rwandan genocide suspect Kabuga to U.N. custody

20 May 2020

THE HAGUE Leading Rwandan genocide suspect Felicien Kabuga could be held initially in The Hague rather than Africa due to coronavirus travel restrictions after war crimes investigators requested his transfer into U.N. custody from France, a prosecutor said on Wednesday.

Prosecutor seeks transfer of Rwandan genocide suspect Kabuga to UN custody

20 May 2020

THE HAGUE Leading Rwandan genocide suspect Felicien Kabuga could be held initially in The Hague rather than Africa due to coronavirus travel restrictions after war crimes investigators requested his transfer into U.N. custody from France, a prosecutor said on Wednesday.

Back to the future? Dutch revive 1960s ventilator for coronavirus fight

17 Apr 2020

THE HAGUE Dutch scientists have pulled a British-made East Radcliff ventilator built in the 1960s from the shelves of a science museum to use as a template for cheap and easy-to-build ventilators in the fight against coronavirus.

Anne Frank's diary in 2020: vlogging from the annex hideout

17 Apr 2020

THE HAGUE A series of video diaries based on the writings of Jewish teenager Anne Frank during her years hiding from the Nazis during World War Two have become a hit with young viewers, the Anne Frank House Museum said on Thursday. | Video

Dutch end-of-life debate flares as coronavirus tests healthcare limits

02 Apr 2020

THE HAGUE Doctors in the Netherlands have been advising elderly patients to think twice before agreeing to COVID-19 treatment in hospital intensive-care units, drawing criticism that they are attempting to ration scarce ICU beds.

Netherlands to close schools, restaurants in coronavirus fight

15 Mar 2020

AMSTERDAM All Dutch schools, cafes, restaurants and sport clubs were ordered to be closed on Sunday as the government sought to prevent the further spread of coronavirus in the Netherlands.

Dutch prosecutors say Russia tried to thwart investigation of MH17 downing

10 Mar 2020

AMSTERDAM Dutch prosecutors accused Russia on Tuesday of trying to sabotage the investigation into the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine in 2014, saying this cast "a dark shadow" over the impending trial of four suspects in the crash.

UPDATE 1-Dutch prosecutors say Russia tried to thwart investigation of MH17 downing

10 Mar 2020

* Defense lawyer says Russia is cooperating (Updates with defence reaction)

Dutch prosecutors accuse Russia of trying to 'thwart' MH17 investigation

10 Mar 2020

AMSTERDAM, March 10 Dutch prosecutors accused Russia on Tuesday of trying to sabotage the investigation into the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine in 2014, saying this cast "a dark shadow" over the impending trial of four suspects in the crash.

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