The Netherlands is a small country located in western Europe with three island territories in the Caribbean. Its capital is Amsterdam.
The Netherlands is a very densely populated country that boasts the largest port in Europe, Rotterdam. It is a founding member of the EU, NATO and WTO. Its seat of government and parliament is located in The Hague, which is also home to five international courts, including the ICC. This page collates recent DW content on the Netherlands
It's highly likely that every banana you've eaten in your life has been a variety called Cavendish. But perhaps not for much longer. DW takes a trip to a banana research facility in the Netherlands to learn more about a pair of fungi that are threatening the world's most exported fruit.
A Dutch expert has claimed that 'Islamic State' has dozens of operatives planted in Europe to execute attacks. He said military operations to oust the militants in the Middle East might also push them to the continent.
Prosecutors have demanded anti-immigration politician Geert Wilders be fined 5,000 euros on charges of hate speech. The trial concerns a 2014 speech in which the prosecution said Wilders incited hatred against Moroccans.