Rutte and De Jonge hold corona press conference again
Today is September 1st, about six months after the first coronavirus outbreak. Prime Minister Mark Rutte and Minister Hugo de Jonge will hold another press conference on the developments tonight. Presumably they will discuss the rules for nightclubs and discotheques, which are still not allowed to open.
We attend the press conference and political reporter Arjan Noorlander gives interpretation.
Does visiting Trump throw oil on the fire in Kenosha?
U.S. President Donald Trump is traveling to the city of Kenosha today. There it is restless after a black man, Jacob Blake, was shot in the back seven times by a policeman. The city has had to deal with fierce protests and riots the past few days. The governor of the U.S. state of Wisconsin earlier called Trump to cancel his visit. Is the president’s visit throwing oil on the fire? We’re talking to correspondent Arjen van der Horst.
This Dutch nature remains hidden for us
In the Netherlands special nature can be found in unexpected places. We show this in our series on hidden natural pearls. Today part 1 about a place in Assen in the province of Drenthe. This is a nature reserve next to a small shooting range of the Ministry of Defence, with unique flora and a high biodiversity.
The Witterveld is not accessible to humans, but an ecologist from the Ministry of Defence allowed Nieuwsuur a special insight. Would you like to see more of the hidden natural pearls? Take a look at our YouTube video below:
American donor bone popular with Dutch dentists
It is becoming more and more common for dentists: the use of human bone material, for example jaw implants. And more and more often, according to figures requested by New Year’s Eve, that bone comes from the United States. The sale of donated human bone is big business there, and Europe is an attractive additional market. But recent research raises the question of whether this bone material is always obtained in an ethically responsible way.