On the day the Dutch mourn their war dead, the Ukrainian president jumps in with a sobering reminder that war isn’t just for the history books. Volodymyr Zelenskyy visited his ICC, the Senate, the Catshuis, the Royal Palace, and the Russian army in Bakhmut on a whirlwind tour covering a wider area than he managed for six months.
Dodenherdenking also featured a touching speech by a teenage girl about the Sinti victims of the Holocaust, the bugle-hating cat, and yet another offef-inducing tweet by Caroline van der Plath.
PSV won the Dutch Cup final in a forgettable match that culminated in a disastrous penalty shootout. DutchNews also has its own wartime articles. You can find out more, or find out what to do if your wartime documents are gathering dust in your attic.
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