Harry van Bommel

“The European project has been hijacked by those who use history for their own ends.”

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An inconclusive election in March has left the Netherlands temporarily unable to form a new governmental coalition.

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Iraq war caused huge damage

It’s ten years ago this week that the United States and Great Britain began, on the basis of what was a pack of lies, a destructive war against Saddam Hussein’s Iraq.

Competition no answer to Eurocrisis

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Membership of the European Union brings benefits to all member states. That is indisputable.  In large part this can be attributed to the removal of import tariffs between an increasing number of countries. The harmonisation of environmental, safety and other requirements for products has also contributed, facilitating international trade. The crisis has, however, made painfully visible the less beneficial side of European integration.

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The Dutch Experience

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Early in September, Harry van Bommel, European affairs spokesman for the

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    Early in September, Harry van Bommel, European affairs

    The Dutch Experience

    Early in September, Harry van Bommel, European affairs spokesman for the Dutch Socialist Party, and the man who led the Netherlands’ successful campaign fo

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    The United States' 'Guantanamo policy' remains unchanged under President Obama, according to human rights

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