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Posts Tagged ‘Netherlands’
Dutch news agencies reported on Thursday that a man with a gun had entered the offices of the national broadcaster NOS and was demanding to go on air.
The RTL press agency reported that a building belonging to NOS was being cleared. An 8 p.m. (2.00 p.m. EST) NOS broadcast displayed a message reading “In connection with circumstances, no broadcast is available at this time”.
Could be a lone nut. Or it could be a member of a certain religion that’s not Christianity, Buddhism or Judaism…
Update: Seeing reports he’s been arrested.
Update 2: Sky News confirms gunman’s arrest.
You know the problem with doing one of these roundups on the European Debt Crises? I can search for “Euro” just about anytime of the day and night on Google News and come up with a dozen things I could potentially include. So just consider this a Whitman’s European Despair Sampler of possible bad news, as there’s a lot more where this came from: