By Thomas Escritt

Dutch investigate death threats against Palestinian ICC activist

By Thomas Escritt AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch authorities are investigating death threats against a Palestinian rights activist in The Hague targeted because she has made submissions to the International Criminal Court's inquiry into the 2014 Gaza conflict...

Thursday, August 11, 2016, 7:04 PM

Amsterdam quietly courting London finance business

By Thomas Escritt AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Before the 2008 financial crisis, Amsterdam's elegant canalside offices were home to a number of global banks. With Brexit casting a pall of uncertainty over London, city officials see a chance to lure back some of...

Friday, July 15, 2016, 9:47 AM

Congolese gets 18 years for Central African Republic war crimes

By Thomas Escritt AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Congolese politician Jean-Pierre Bemba was sentenced to 18 years in prison by the International Criminal Court on Tuesday for heading a 2002-03 campaign of rape and murder in neighboring Central African...

Tuesday, June 21, 2016, 6:02 PM

African growers threaten Dutch flower power

By Thomas Escritt AALSMEER, Netherlands (Reuters) - The Netherlands is fighting to retain its crown as the world's top auction house for flowers as growers in Africa and elsewhere increasingly sell directly to buyers. The country...

Thursday, June 16, 2016, 9:33 PM