Netherlands allows event by Hamas supporters but not opponents

Israel protests approval of event by Hamas-affiliated organization while protest by pro-israel group is banned.JTA, 4/18/2017, 8:42 PM

Hitler in a coloring book?

Customers complain to pharmacy chain in the Netherlands after children's coloring book on shelves found to contain picture of Hitler.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2017, 8:45 AM

Wilders suffers defeat in Dutch elections

Exit polls show Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte is headed toward a victory over rival Geert Wilders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2017, 11:17 PM

Dutch PM, Geert Wilders hold feisty debate on eve of election

Geert Wilders rips Islam, expresses his support for Israel, and expects considerable success. But can he form a government?Mordechai Sones, 3/15/2017, 12:40 PM

Turkey bans Dutch envoy

Turkey bans Dutch ambassador to Ankara, suspends high-level political contacts with the Netherlands.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2017, 4:15 AM

Turkey's long term plans are off to a good start in Holland

Muslims in Holland are intimidated by Erdogan's bullies as part of the mad plan to renew the Turkish Empire. Giulio Meotti, 3/13/2017, 8:34 PM

Dutch Muslims shout anti-Semitic slogans during protest

Dutch Muslims shout anti-Semitic slogans amid violent clashes over authorities’ refusal to let Turkish Cabinet minister campaign in Holland.JTA, 3/13/2017, 6:10 PM

Erdogan calls for sanctions on the Netherlands

Turkish President urges international organizations to impose sanctions on the Netherlands.Ben Ariel, 3/13/2017, 2:07 AM

Turkish minister denied entry to Rotterdam consulate

Dutch police stop Turkish minister from entering consulate, minister says Dutch blockade 'violates all international laws.'Chana Roberts, 3/11/2017, 11:09 PM

'Stop Hamas from holding conference in Rotterdam'

Dutch anti-Semitism watchdog asks government to ban 'Hamas front' conference.JTA, 3/4/2017, 7:00 PM

The March 15 Dutch elections, Israel and the Jews

The “multiculturalism” ideology has gone largely wrong and the elections will probably reflect that.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 2/22/2017, 11:59 PM

Muslim anti-Semite preaches 'harmony'

Dutch Muslim preaches 'harmony' without apologizing for previous 'rabidly anti-Semitic' remarks.JTA, 2/18/2017, 6:49 PM

Dutch government allocates $8.5 million to Holocaust museum

Dutch government allocates more than $8.5 million to establishment of a Holocaust museum in Amsterdam.JTA, 2/2/2017, 2:05 AM

Israeli flag flies in Rotterdam

Israeli flag flies at half-mast at city hall in the Netherlands’ second-largest city.Ben Ariel, 1/11/2017, 12:08 AM

Dutch rapper: 'Jews like money' song is a compliment

Dutch rapper who sang that he “sits on money like a Jew” and defends the text as a "compliment” devoid of any anti-Semitic undertones.JTA, 1/5/2017, 3:57 AM

Dutch police: Berlin suspect may have visited Netherlands

Dutch police say Christmas terrorist ay have crossed through Netherlands.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2016, 1:57 PM

Dutch rescuer of Jews during Holocaust dies at 96

Marion Pritchard, a Dutch social work student who rescued Jews during World War II, has died.JTA, 12/22/2016, 3:26 AM

How sufganiyot became a national treat in the Netherlands

Though they are considered a caloric hazard in Israel, sufganiyot are a rare Hanukkah treat for many Jews in Europe.Cnaan Liphshiz, 12/15/2016, 2:28 AM

Dutch police arrest terror suspect in Rotterdam

Police arrest 30-year-old terrorist suspect in the port city of Rotterdam.Ben Ariel, Canada, 12/9/2016, 10:26 PM

Dutch party's founders claim Hitler was Jewish

Dutch anti-discrimination group complains to police about a political party whose Muslim founders said Adolf Hitler was Jewish.JTA, 12/8/2016, 2:30 AM

Dutch police arrest suspects in planned 2015 synagogue attack

Dutch police arrest several suspects in connection with an unrealized plan to attack a synagogue in the country’s capital.JTA, 12/6/2016, 5:27 AM

Jewish journalist belatedly honored for unmasking a 'monster'

Forty years after exposing one of the worst war criminals in Dutch history, Hans Knoop is still celebrated as a hero.Cnaan Liphshiz, 11/30/2016, 2:52 AM

Islamist plot to attack Amsterdam Synagogue uncovered

Dutch authorities uncover Islamist plot to attack Amsterdam Synagogue. Likud Netherlands official says Jews not safe in Netherlands.Gary Willig, 11/25/2016, 12:47 PM

Righteous gentile's son: Remove my father's name from memorial

Son of a Dutch couple that hid Jews from the Nazis seeks the removal of his father’s name from monument built on former Arab village.JTA, 11/23/2016, 4:29 AM

Dutch anti-Israel group holding Kristallnacht event in synagogue

Dutch Jewish community warns against abuse of memory of the Holocaust by anti-Israel group holding Kristallnacht ceremony.JTA, 11/9/2016, 10:20 PM

The Dutch must open their eyes to Israel's reality

Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Joram Van Klaveren, head of the Voor Nederland party on migrants, Israel, BDS, multiculturalism and anti-Semitism.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 10/29/2016, 7:43 AM

Dutch Muslims curse Peres and what they really mean

The problems caused by and the hatred emanating out of parts of Western Muslim communities go far beyond the fanatics. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 10/9/2016, 7:55 AM

Watch: Netanyahu lashes back at Dutch MP snub

Prime Minister Netanyahu responded to Dutch Muslim Parliament Member Kuzu's refusal to shake his hand.Hezki Baruch, 9/7/2016, 7:20 PM

Dutch party suggests closing mosques, banning Quran

Dutch politician Geert Wilders' party, which is leading polls ahead of parliamentary elections next year, vows to reverse "Islamization".Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/26/2016, 10:24 PM

'Dutch Jewish community is unsustainable'

Dutch Jewish leaders claim the future of Jewish life in the Netherlands is grim.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2016, 6:44 PM

Dutch magnate: Family 'heartless' in treatment of Nazi-era Jews

Dutch textile magnate says his predecessors "behaved in a heartless manner" during the Holocaust.HoJTA, 7/26/2016, 3:35 AM

Dutch man and daugther who hid Jews during Holocaust honored

Yad Vashem posthumously honors Jan Willem Kamphuis and his daughter Klazenia Kamphuis-Vink from Holland who hid Jews from the Nazis.Ido Ben Porat, 7/13/2016, 12:45 AM

The Dutch apologize to Javans and Bosnians, but not to Dutch Jews

With each apology and admission of guilt, the refusal to do the same about the heartless attitude to Dutch Jews during the Holocaust becomes more poignant.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 7/7/2016, 6:44 AM

Dutch Jewish woman evicted after anti-Semitic abuse

Dutch court orders the eviction of a Jewish woman whose neighbor reportedly threatened to kill her and used anti-Semitic insults.JTA, 7/5/2016, 3:27 AM

Dutch parliament calls to strip BDS groups of funding

Dutch parliament passes motion calling on the government to deny funding to organizations calling for a boycott of Israel.JTA, 6/17/2016, 4:30 AM

Amsterdam to pay Jewish community for Holocaust survivor taxes

Amsterdam will give Jewish community $11 million as compensation for taxes imposed on Holocaust survivors who returned home.JTA, 5/24/2016, 3:00 AM

Jewish woman stabbed at Amsterdam restaurant

Dutch-Jewish woman stabbed at a kosher restaurant in the Jewish quarter of Amsterdam. The background to the incident is unclear.Ben Ariel, 5/24/2016, 12:45 AM

Holocaust commemoration begins at home

After Dutch woman discovered that Holocaust victims used to live in what is now her home, she thought about them constantly.Cnaan Liphshiz, 5/2/2016, 11:56 PM

Netherlands: The FBI warned us about the Brussels bombers

Dutch interior minister claims the FBI told Dutch police about two brothers who blew themselves up in Brussels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/30/2016, 6:15 AM

Dutch police arrest French national suspected of planning attack

32-year-old French national arrested in Rotterdam on suspicion of planning a terror attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2016, 4:15 AM

Shots fired at Amsterdam's central station

Dutch police say warning shots were fired in air while arresting a suspect, just hours after Brussels assault.Ari Yashar, 3/22/2016, 8:08 PM

Dutch fighter jets strike ISIS in Syria for the first time

Dutch F-16 fighter jets bomb ISIS targets for the first time in Syria, the defense ministry announces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2016, 6:42 AM

Dutch try and fail to stop export of dogs to Israel

Dutch legislators attempt ban on sale of dogs to Israel, claiming the IDF uses them as 'weapons.' Effort stymied by EU regulations.Matt Wanderman, 2/12/2016, 1:46 PM

Copyright fight over Anne Frank's diary

Anne Frank Foundation threatens legal action against French MP and academic over online publication of diaryShoshana Miskin, 1/3/2016, 9:04 PM

Netherlands: Anti-Semitic vandals attack Jewish home

Door and windows of Jewish house wrecked in Amsterdam, as vandals shouted ‘Jewish cancer’ and ‘liberate Palestine.’Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2016, 3:44 PM

Anti-Israel hate-mongering in the Netherlands

An in depth report of one European country's surge in anti-Semitism. One can extrapolate. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 12/29/2015, 11:58 PM

Dutch students decorate dorm room to look like Nazi death camp

In reported hazing prank, seniors paint mass graves and train tracks on wall of Jewish freshman's room.Cynthia Blank, 11/19/2015, 10:06 AM

Dutch party head blames Israel for Paris attack

Echoing Swedish FM, Dutch Socialist Party leader says 'outrage' over 'Palestinian-Israel conflict' caused ISIS to attack French citizens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2015, 9:20 PM

Amsterdam Won't Twin with Tel Aviv Because of 'Occupation'

Amsterdam Mayor withdraws plans to twin his city and Tel Aviv due to pressure from other parties over Israeli "occupation".Elad Benari, 6/26/2015, 12:16 AM

Dutch MP's Plan to Broadcast Mohammed Cartoons Angers Muslims

Moderate Dutch Muslims say Geert Wilders' plan to broadcast cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed on national television are a “provocation”.Ben Ariel, 6/5/2015, 4:16 AM

Netherlands Warns Against 'Rock-Throwing Jewish Colonists'

Arabs hurl lethal rocks on daily basis, but Dutch traveler warning libels 'settlers' as rock-throwers; Israel to protest 'besmirching.'Ari Yashar, 6/3/2015, 11:34 AM

Dutch Cabinet Approves Partial Ban on Burqa

Dutch cabinet approves a partial ban on wearing the Islamic veil in schools, hospitals and on public transport.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/23/2015, 12:31 AM

Jihadist Assassination Plan Against Geert Wilders Revealed

Suspected returning jihadist revealed to have bought three guns, discussed attack on pro-Israeli Dutch politician critical of Islam.Ari Yashar, Sarah Leah Lawent, 5/22/2015, 12:54 PM

Outrage as Dutch Soccer Fans Chant 'Jews Burn the Best'

Uproar after FC Utrecht fans chant 'disgusting' anti-Semitic slurs, including 'my mother burned Jews in the SS,' during weekend match.Ari Yashar, 4/7/2015, 9:02 PM

Anti-Semitism in Netherlands Up 71% in 2014, Says Watchdog

There was an increase of 71% in anti-Semitic incidents in the Netherlands in 2014, finds an annual report.Ben Ariel, 4/2/2015, 5:45 AM

Muslim Dutch Mayor to Muslims: Accept Western Values or Leave

Muslim mayor of Rotterdam says Europe has no place for extremists who are not willing to live within the bounds of its norms.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/20/2015, 11:36 PM

Gunman Storms Dutch TV Studio, Demands Airtime

Gunman arrested in studio of Dutch news broadcaster NOS after disrupting the main evening news program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2015, 12:12 AM