Europe

Jogger finds abandoned lion cub in Netherlands

'Today, we received an extraordinary message: a witness has found a mini-lion in a cage,' police wrote on Facebook.

Jogger finds abandoned lion cub in Netherlands

Opinion

Why we know so much about Russia's GRU operations

Russia's military intelligence has failed spectacularly to cover up its tracks at home and abroad.

Roman Dobrokhotov

by Roman Dobrokhotov

Roman Dobrokhotov

Russia

The alleged crimes of Russia's spy agency

An overview of recent allegations against intelligence agency GRU after series of announcements by Western nations.

United States

US indicts Russian agents over alleged hacking of doping agency

US indictments follow Dutch revelations of alleged disrupted Russian hacking attempt against chemical weapons agency.

US indicts Russian agents over alleged hacking of doping agency

Europe

Netherlands 'disrupted Russian hacking attack against OPCW'

Netherlands expelled four Russian agents, says Dutch defence minister, after UK accused the Kremlin of cyber attacks.

Netherlands 'disrupted Russian hacking attack against OPCW'

China

Global waste industry rocked by China import ban

Some countries are struggling to deal with a buildup of rubbish after Beijing restricts imports of plastic waste.

The Hague

Dominic Ongwen ICC trial: Child victim or war criminal?

Defence lawyers for former Ugandan warlord Dominic Ongwen, on trial for war crimes at The Hague are presenting him as a victim of the LRA's crimes, not their architect.

Sexual assault

Dutch Catholic Church accused of covering up child abuse

Dozens of high-ranking members of the Dutch Catholic Church reportedly knew of sexual abuse and actively covered it up.

Dutch Catholic Church accused of covering up child abuse

Netherlands

Hariri attends special trial of father's killing

Prosecutors say Rafik Hariri was killed by Hezbollah in 2005 because he opposed Syria's control over Lebanon.

Netherlands

ICC undeterred by John Bolton's threats

The ICC is reiterating its commitment to what it describes as its independent and impartial mandate that is backed by 123 countries.

Refugees

'I don't like Dutch food, but I like their honesty'

An Amsterdam housing unit aims to boost integration by accommodating Dutch citizens and refugees. We met some newcomers.

What do refugees in the Netherlands think of the Dutch?

Europe

Armenian children facing deportation can stay in the Netherlands

Dutch government says the siblings, who have lived in the Netherlands for 10 years, could remain in the country.

Armenian children facing deportation can stay in the Netherlands

Netherlands

Netherlands to deport Armenian children who went into hiding

The siblings, who went into hiding twice to escape deportation, lived in the Netherlands for 10 years.

Netherlands to deport Armenian children who went into hiding

Netherlands

Stabbed tourists in Amsterdam were US citizens

US ambassador to the Netherlands confirms identity of the two people wounded by a 19-year-old man.

Stabbed tourists in Amsterdam were US citizens

The Far Right

Dutch cartoon contest and protests in Pakistan: All for show?

Geert Wilders' competition as well as demands behind rallies in Pakistan only exist for attention, two analysts argue.

Dutch cartoon contest and protests in Pakistan: All for show?