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meraki7578
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It feels freeing to switch from the dull Dutch to the lively Limburgish with my friends.

It's similar to going from a kaleidoscope of noises to black and white.

However, there are moments when the world beyond our linguistic bubble is monochrome.

They mistakenly label us as "Scandinavian" after hearing our melodic tones, which is harmless until it leads to stereotypes.

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drax.leo
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#newsonleo #politics #war #netherlands #nato Welt am Sontag reports that Mark Rutte, former Dutch PM, is the most likely candidate for the next secretary general of NATO. 1/

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📍 Amsterdam, Netherlands 🇳🇱

👉 What to do in the crazy Dutch capital?

🎞️ Trip Xtreme YouTube channel give their top 10 tips!

More info in replies… 🔗 ⬇️

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taskmaster4450le
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Court orders Netherlands to stop exporting fighter jet parts to Israel

The court said there is a "clear risk" Dutch F-35 parts are being used by Israel to violate international humanitarian law in Gaza.

#newsonleo #war #netherlands

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drax.leo
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#newsonleo #netherlands #rip Dries van Agt, Dutch politician who had served as Prime Minister from 1977 and 1982 has passed away after being euthanasied at the age of 93 together with his wife Eugenie Krekelberg.

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meraki7578
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This worn dime from my birth year isn't just a ten-cent piece; it's a talisman of good fortune. It rests alongside a medal bearing the image of the Archangel Michael, my celestial protector. He's said to watch over Virgos, Capricorns, and Tauruses, and as a proud Taurus, I find comfort in his presence.

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The Netherlands is a wonderful country to live in.

But of course, there are always areas for improvement that can make life even better.

My wish for 2024 is that social cohesion is strengthened.

Social cohesion is an important factor in any society.

The Netherlands is a relatively close-knit society, but there are...Show More

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