Dutch Red Cross apologizes for failing Jews in WWII

Organization offers 'deep apologies' after being criticized by research institute for 'docilely following' Nazi instructions during WWII.AFP, 11/1/2017, 9:23 PM

Chants about slaughtering Jews shouted at Netherlands BDS rally

Chants about 1500 year old massacre of Khaybar Jewish population chanted at rally organized by Hamas operative.JTA, 8/31/2017, 3:47 PM

Watch: Dutch children indoctrinated in Islam

Video shows beaming teachers filming class field trip to mosque where submission is spun as fun.Mordechai Sones, 8/31/2017, 10:21 AM

Dutch woman punished for anti-Zionist conspiracy theory can sue

Court rules that Dutch Justice Ministry employee who was suspended for saying Zionists invented ISIS can sue for damages.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 8/29/2017, 4:05 AM

Dutch police arrest suspect in terror plot

Dutch police arrest man suspected of preparing attack on a concert in Rotterdam.Ben Ariel, 8/25/2017, 12:05 AM

Rotterdam rock concert cancelled over terror threat

Authorities locate bus with gas bottles near site of Rotterdam concert hall where rock concert was cancelled.Elad Benari, 8/23/2017, 11:30 PM

Dutch historians find hidden marriage document of Shoah victims

Marriage certificate of couple who perished in Holocaust found inside chimney in Dutch town.JTA, 8/14/2017, 4:43 PM

New mosque opponents blast Islamic prayer outside mayor’s home

Danish activists give politicians personal experience with policies they promote.Mordechai Sones, 8/1/2017, 6:20 PM

Dutch party distances from members’ call for circumcision ban

Members of left-wing party call for ban on circumcision under 18.JTA, 7/27/2017, 4:26 PM

Netherlands may exempt kosher slaughterhouse from export ban

After ban on exports nearly closes country's only kosher slaughterhouse, government agrees to consider special exemption.JTA, 7/27/2017, 12:57 PM

Netherlands’ only kosher slaughterhouse facing closure

Slaughterhouse says it will be forced to close because of a government-introduced ban on exporting its produce.JTA, 7/18/2017, 7:54 AM

Dutch plan to limit Kosher slaughter shelved

Dutch Jewish community, local government reach agreement to protect kosher slaughter.Yoni Kempinski, 7/7/2017, 12:07 AM

Netherlands: Don't travel to Golan

Dutch Foreign Ministry cites recent rocket attacks on Golan as reason for stopping citizens from visiting the site.Gary Willig, 7/2/2017, 10:18 PM

The books that cheated death - twice

400-year-old Jewish library survives Hitler and the Inquisition.JTA, 6/28/2017, 2:37 PM

Dutch man sues former IDF Chief of Staff

Dutch citizen sues Benny Gantz and IAF commander over the death of his relatives during Operation Protective Edge.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/21/2017, 11:18 PM

Dutch councilman calls Israeli high schoolers 'murderers'

Muslim city councilman from the Hague says Israeli teenagers are 'future Zionist terrorists, occupiers and those who murder children.'Gary Willig, 6/11/2017, 9:56 PM

Dutch MPs oppose headscarf proposal for Amsterdam police

Amsterdam police push to allow religious headgear, MPs refuse, say religious symbols ruin police 'neutrality.'AFP, 5/20/2017, 9:48 PM

Israel refuses to extend visa of anti-Israel Dutch journalist

Israeli government says Dutch newspaper does not meet accreditation requirements, paper's staff claims Israel aims to end freedom of press.JTA, 5/3/2017, 8:13 AM

SS soldiers’ names to be removed from Dutch Holocaust monument

Researchers discover names of Nazis on Holocaust monument honoring Jewish victims, authorities say they'll erase the Nazi names.JTA, 4/22/2017, 8:14 PM

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