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Netherlands honors MH17 victims with memorial ceremony

Nov 10, 2014 - 4:39 PM

Flags fly at half mast across the country and at Dutch diplomatic missions abroad ahead of a commemoration in Amsterdam

The Dutch flag flies at half mast above the first chamber in The Hague, the Netherlands, 10 November 2014, during the national commemoration for the victims of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17, which crashed in eastern Ukraine on 17 July. Martijn Beekman/EPA

First MH17 bodies arrive in grieving Netherlands

Jul 23, 2014 - 10:13 PM

UPDATED The Netherlands has been united in grief and growing anger because of delays in getting bodies home and over the way pro Russian separatists have treated the site the victims remains and personal possessions

Ukrainian soldiers carry a coffin with the remains of a victim of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash to a military plane during a ceremony at the airport of Kharkiv, Ukraine, on July 23, 2014. Photo by AFP/Genya Savilov

#ARG or #NED? Argentine-born Dutch queen 'divided'

Jul 09, 2014 - 10:54 AM

For the second time since her marriage to Dutch King Willem Alexander in 2002 Queen Maxima – born and bred in Buenos Aires – will look on as the Dutch Oranje play Argentina s La Albiceleste in the World Cup

WORLD CUP DILEMMA. Will Argentine-born Dutch Queen Maxima (L) root for her birth country's team in the World Cup semifinals, or will she be siding with the Oranje? In this file photo, the Queen and her husband, King Willem-Alexander (R), are pictured during an event in Driebergen, The Netherlands, 26 June 2014. Sander Koning/EPA