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Europe Correspondent: Riots in the Netherlands over recent covid-19 curfew

Posted on: Wed 27 Jan 2021

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has described riots against newly imposed coronavirus restrictions as “criminal violence”.

Police, along with their cars and bikes were up in flames, after rioters protested against a newly introduced curfew.

Mayhem and destruction is out of character for the usually peaceful and broadly law-abiding nation

Europe Correspondent, Ineke Mules, joins Breakfast’s Tom Mann to discuss this news.

Produced by Zoe Kounadis

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