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Dutch jails have more staff than prisoners 
April 12, 2014 12:12 AM
The Dutch government is facing an unusual crisis: prison undercrowding.
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West, Russia signal line drawn in Ukraine crisis 
By Katya Golubkova | March 25, 2014 10:35 AM
Russia and the West drew a tentative line under the Ukraine crisis after U.S. President Barack Obama and his allies agreed to hold off on more damaging economic sanctions unless Moscow goes beyond the seizure of Crimea.
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Obama, G7 leaders meet without Russia as Ukraine exits Crimea 
By Steve Holland, Aleksandar Vasovic | March 24, 2014 07:55 PM (Last Updated: 24/03/2014 08:32 PM)
Leaders from the Group of Seven most industrialised nations went into crisis talks hosted by US President Barack Obama on Monday to decide how to respond to Russia's absorption of Crimea, an AFP correspondent said.
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Obama holds G7 summit as Russia tightens Crimea grip 
By Charles Onians | March 24, 2014 11:00 AM
U.S. President Barack Obama arrives in the Netherlands to discuss with six other world leaders how to punish Russia for annexing Ukraine's Crimea region, including possibly excluding Moscow from the G8 club of rich nations.
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G7 Ukraine summit won't affect nuclear talks: Dutch PM 
March 23, 2014 07:52 PM
Urgent talks by G7 countries on the crisis in the Ukraine will not interfere with a global summit on ridding the world of nuclear terrorism, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Sunday.
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Israel summons Dutch envoy over bank boycott 
January 10, 2014 05:08 PM (Last Updated: 10/01/2014 05:26 PM)
Israel summons the Netherlands' ambassador, expressing anger at a decision by Dutch pension asset manager PGGM to divest from Israeli banks over settlement building in the West Bank.


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