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  1. Amsterdam Mayor Lights Hanukkah Candles Against IntoleranceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Forward

    At a public lighting of Hanukkah candles, Amsterdam's acting mayor urged Jews to celebrate their faith openly to counter rising levels of anti-Semitism. "The answer to intolerance lies precisely in demonstrating freedom of worship and of expression," Eric van der Burg said Tuesday, lighting the first candle of the holiday.

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  2. Amsterdam acting mayor lights Hanukkah candles against intoleranceRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    At a public lighting of Hanukkah candles, Amsterdam's acting mayor urged Jews to celebrate their faith openly to counter rising levels of anti-Semitism. "The answer to intolerance lies precisely in demonstrating freedom of worship and of expression," Eric van der Burg said Tuesday, lighting the first candle of the holiday.

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  3. Mammoth skeleton hauled from the North Sea's depthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Mail on Sunday

    The moment a daredevil was 'eaten alive' by a snake for TV stunt - but now he faces ridicule for getting his safety team to save him after only his head was consumed Cuddling on their way to Bali's hellhole prison: Six-month pregnant girl, 19, and boyfriend accused of killing her socialite mother in Bali 'suitcase murder' reunite as they transfer to tough jail Mom outraged after six-year-old son with special needs is restrained 'for his own protection' with metal handcuffs at school Uber banned from New Delhi after young female passenger is raped: Popular taxi app under fire as it emerges driver was arrested for sexual assault three years ago Kate lands with a bump: Pregnant Duchess arrives at New York hotel favored by Diana as royal couple touch down in the Big Apple Slice of history: Piece of William and Kate's royal wedding cake exceeds expectations and sells for $7,500 at auction ... (more)

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  4. AGRO Merchants Group Acquires Coldstore Urk B.V. and Coldstore Wibaco B.V. in The NetherlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | PRWeb

    Coldstore Urk and Coldstore Wibaco are outstanding companies with best in class solutions which have gained the trust of traders, producers and processors in the fish sector. AGRO Merchants Group has completed the acquisition of Coldstore Urk B.V. and Coldstore Wibaco B.V., located in Urk and Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

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  5. Dutch schools opt out of charity drive for anti-Israel groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    The schools of a Dutch town opted out of a charity campaign which municipal officials said collects funds for anti-Israeli groups. All six schools in the town of Urk, located 20 miles northeast of Amsterdam, decided this year not to participate in a fundraising campaign organized by the Kinderpostzegels Association, the Omroep Flevoland broadcaster reported Thursday.

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  6. Dutch Schools Opt Out of Charity Drive Funding 'Anti-Israel' GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | Forward

    The schools of a Dutch town opted out of a charity campaign which municipal officials said collects funds for anti-Israeli groups. All six schools in the town of Urk, located 20 miles northeast of Amsterdam, decided this year not to participate in a fundraising campaign organized by the Kinderpostzegels Association, the Omroep Flevoland broadcaster reported Thursday.

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  7. Tight Squeeze: HMS Duncan arrives at Cardiff docksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | South Wales Argus

    ONE of the Royal Navy's newest warships in Cardiff will be joined by ships of navies from across Nato.

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  8. Navy destroyer to head Nato flotilla in CardiffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | South Wales Argus

    ONE of the Royal Navy's newest warships in Cardiff will be joined by ships of navies from across Nato.

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  9. Siemens Awarded Turnkey Order for the Netherlands' Largest Near Shore Wind FarmRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | ThomasNet

    Designed to generate 144 megawatts of wind power, the Westermeerwind project with 48 direct drive wind turbines is also the first wind power plant Siemens Wind Power's Offshore unit will erect for handover to the customer on a turnkey basis.

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