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    Dutch customs seize sandwiches from UK passengers after Brexit

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 10:34am on January 12, 2021

    Dutch customs officials have been filmed confiscating sandwiches and other food from passengers on a ferry from Britain, blaming new post-Brexit trade rules. Officers in...

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    EU says AstraZeneca vaccine approval unlikely in January

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 11:48am on December 31, 2020

    The coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University, which was approved Wednesday in Britain, is unlikely to get a green light in the European...

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    Outgoing ICC prosecutor blasts ‘unacceptable’ US sanctions

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 10:51pm on December 14, 2020

    The International Criminal Court’s outgoing chief prosecutor attacked the Trump administration’s ‘unacceptable’ sanctions against her on Monday and urged Washington to reverse its ‘aggressive’...

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    Syria, Russia under pressure at chemical weapons watchdog

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 10:16pm on November 30, 2020

    Syria and Russia faced renewed pressure over allegations of chemical weapons use as member countries of the global toxic arms watchdog met on Monday. Moscow...

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    Referee of infamous West Germany v France WC semi dies

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 11:30am on November 12, 2020

    Former referee Charles Corver, who officiated the notorious 1982 World Cup semi-final between West Germany and France, has died aged 84, Dutch football officials announced...

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    KLM 3.4b bailout in crisis as unions refuse pay-cut plan

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 11:39pm on November 01, 2020

    The Dutch government on Saturday suspended plans to help beleaguered national carrier KLM with a multi-billion-euro bailout package after unions declined to sign a deal...

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    Bangladeshi teen among finalists of children’s peace prize

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 12:00pm on October 29, 2020

    A Bangladeshi teen who created an app against cybercrime and a Mexican girl called the ‘Greta Thunberg of Madin’ are two of the finalists in...

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    Dutch museum unveils unseen pics by master lensman

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 10:31pm on October 24, 2020

    Amsterdam’s famous Rijksmuseum unveiled a set of long-lost pictures Friday taken around the 1950s by Dutch master lensman Ed van der Elsken, considered one of...

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    Unilever sales dip in Q3

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 11:07pm on October 22, 2020

    Anglo-Dutch consumer giant Unilever said on Thursday that its sales declined in the third quarter, even though consumers targeted large volumes of home-based products as...

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    Unilever makeover: ‘woke-washing’ or the real thing?

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 11:53pm on October 18, 2020

    Unilever, the maker of brands ranging from Ben & Jerry’s ice cream to Dove soap, is trying to win over customers with a socially responsible...

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