Netherlands

THE HAGUE, Netherlands | Dutch court upholds ban on branch of Bandidos biker club

THE HAGUE, Netherlands  — An appeals court has upheld a ban on a Dutch arm of the Bandidos Motorcycle Club, agreeing with a lower court’s conclusion that the biker gang forms a threat to public order. In a written ruling issued Tuesday, the appeals court in Arnhem said that members of the Bandidos Motorcycle Club … Continue reading THE HAGUE, Netherlands | Dutch court upholds ban on branch of Bandidos biker club

THE HAGUE, Netherlands | The Latest: UK’s May meets EU council chief Tusk over Brexit

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The Latest on the Brexit negotiations (all times local): 5:40 p.m. British Prime Minister Theresa May has arrived at European Union headquarters for talks with Council President Donald Tusk, as part of a bid to win backing from EU leaders so she can sell her Brexit deal to the U.K. Parliament. … Continue reading THE HAGUE, Netherlands | The Latest: UK’s May meets EU council chief Tusk over Brexit

THE HAGUE, Netherlands | The Latest: May holds Brexit talks with Germany’s Merkel

THE HAGUE, Netherlands— The Latest on the Brexit negotiations (all times local): 1:20 p.m. British Prime Minister Theresa May is meeting German Chancellor Angela Merkel for talks aimed at salvaging Britain’s divorce deal with the European Union. Merkel greeted May with a handshake in wet, gray weather at the chancellery in Berlin Tuesday as the … Continue reading THE HAGUE, Netherlands | The Latest: May holds Brexit talks with Germany’s Merkel

THE HAGUE, Netherlands | The Latest: EU chief says no room to renegotiate Brexit

THE HAGUE, Netherlands  — The Latest on the Brexit negotiations (all times local): 9:30 a.m. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is ruling out any renegotiation of the divorce agreement with Britain but says elements of the Brexit deal could still be clarified. Briefing EU lawmakers in Strasbourg, France, on this week’s leader’s summit, Juncker said … Continue reading THE HAGUE, Netherlands | The Latest: EU chief says no room to renegotiate Brexit

BRUSSELS | Clashes as yellow vest protests grow in Belgium, Netherlands

BRUSSELS — Belgian police fired tear gas and water cannons at yellow-vested protesters calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Charles Michel after they tried to breach a riot barricade, as the movement that started in France made its mark Saturday in Belgium and the Netherlands. Protesters in Brussels threw paving stones, road signs, fireworks, … Continue reading BRUSSELS | Clashes as yellow vest protests grow in Belgium, Netherlands

BRUSSELS | Hundreds join yellow vest rallies in Belgium, Netherlands

BRUSSELS — Hundreds of yellow-vested protesters calling for the resignation of Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel marched on the European quarter of Brussels Saturday, as the movement that started in France made its mark in Belgium and the Netherlands. Police used pepper spray and scuffled with a small group of protesters who tried to break … Continue reading BRUSSELS | Hundreds join yellow vest rallies in Belgium, Netherlands

THE HAGUE, Netherlands | Dozens arrested in European crackdown on Italian mob

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Hundreds of police in Germany, Italy, Belgium and the Netherlands arrested at least 84 suspected mobsters and seized around 2 million euros ($2.3 million) Wednesday in a series of coordinated raids targeting a powerful branch of the Italian mafia. The raids were the culmination of an investigation codenamed Pollino that was … Continue reading THE HAGUE, Netherlands | Dozens arrested in European crackdown on Italian mob