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Azerbaijani FM holds phone talks with Dutch counterpart

Azerbaijani FM holds phone talks with Dutch counterpart

Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan Jeyhun Bayramov has had a telephone conversation with Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of the Netherlands Wopke Hoekstra. The ministers expressed …

Russia expels Belgian and Dutch diplomats

Russia expels Belgian and Dutch diplomats

The Russian Foreign Ministry announced the expulsion of a number of employees of the embassies of Belgium and the Netherlands. Earlier, the ambassadors of the Netherlands and Belgium had received notes of protest over the decision on …

Netherlands, Belgium, Ireland expel 42 Russian diplomats

Netherlands, Belgium, Ireland expel 42 Russian diplomats

The Netherlands announced it decided to expel 17 Russian diplomats. The government made the decision because of the national security threat posed by the diplomats who were secretly operating as intelligence officers, the Foreign …

Brewing giant Heineken pulls out of Russia

Brewing giant Heineken pulls out of Russia

Dutch brewing giant Heineken said on Monday it has decided to exit its business in Russia, after previously saying it would halt new investments and exports there, anticipating a charge of 400 million euros. "We aim for an …

Europe’s healthcare creaks under Omicron’s rapid spread

Europe’s healthcare creaks under Omicron’s rapid spread

Europe’s healthcare systems are being strained once again by the rapid spread of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus over the holiday period, with large numbers of key staff ill or self-isolating and experts predicting the peak of infections is yet to come

Anti-vaxx protests ripping across Europe

Anti-vaxx protests ripping across Europe

Major cities across Europe have seen demonstrations against new rules and requirements related to the coronavirus pandemic, with some leading to violence and arrests or turning into riots, …

Europe beats covid anti-records

Europe beats covid anti-records

The outgoing German chancellor has described the Covid-19 situation in her country as "dramatic". “The fourth wave is hitting our country with full force,” Merkel told an event for the Association of …

Dutch appeals court awards Scythian Gold collection to Ukraine

Dutch appeals court awards Scythian Gold collection to Ukraine

The Amsterdam Court of Appeal has ruled that the Scythian Gold collection should be handed over to Ukraine, Presiding Judge Pauline Hofmeijer-Rutten announced on Tuesday. "The Amsterdam Court of Appeal has ruled that the Allard …

10 world engineering marvels

10 world engineering marvels

These remarkable feats of design and construction transformed the ways that people travel, communicate and live

Will catastrophic rainfall from Europe come to Russia?

Will catastrophic rainfall from Europe come to Russia?

More than 90 people have died after severe flooding in western Germany and Belgium, as rescuers continue to search for survivors. At least 81 fatalities occurred in Germany, while there have been 12 deaths …