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Stories with organization: Netherlands government
  • Turkey's Erdogan chases critics at home and abroad 
    Updated: Apr-26-16 7:13 am

    ISTANBUL - Ebru Umar was sleeping in her summer residence on Turkey's Aegean coast when police arrived at her door and took her away for questioning about two of her tweets that were deemed offensive to Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

  • Turkish-Dutch journalist detained over Erdogan tweet 
    Updated: Apr-24-16 12:21 pm

    ANKARA, Turkey - Turkish authorities on Sunday released a Turkish-Dutch journalist from police custody but barred her from leaving Turkey as they continue to investigate tweets she posted about President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

  • Indonesian President Joko Widodo visits Netherlands story has photos
    Updated: Apr-22-16 8:01 am

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands - Indonesian President Joko Widodo paid an official visit to the Netherlands on Friday aimed at drumming up trade and investment from the country that long was Indonesia's colonial ruler.

  • Foreign fighters are evading Europe's security net 
    Updated: Apr-02-16 9:05 am

    BRUSSELS - When Ibrahim El Bakraoui blew himself up in the Brussels Airport check-in area, killing and maiming scores of travelers, it was at least the third time he had passed unimpeded through an airport terminal in recent months.