Tag Archives: The Netherlands

How Indian Shuttle Diplomacy Helped Keep Cruise Missiles Out of the Netherlands

by Nick Ottens October 29, 1983 saw the largest demonstrations the Netherlands had ever seen. More than half a million people took to the streets of The Hague to protest against the conservative government’s decision to place American cruise missiles … Continue reading

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The Geopolitical Crisis

by Sid Lukkassen. Lukkassen holds an MA in history and philosophy, is a Ph.D candidate and city councillor in the Netherlands (VVD). Autumn 2014, he publishes his book Avondland en Identiteit (Occident and Identity). This article was originally published in … Continue reading

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In Afghanistan, Coalition Mulls Negotiations with Taliban

U.S. President Barack Obama campaigned on a promise to win the war in Afghanistan. On taking office in January, he promptly ordered 17,000 U.S. troops to reinforce U.S., NATO and allied forces in the Central Asian country. The reinforcement were … Continue reading

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