Good morning! Liège-Bastogne-Liège is a cycling classic on the programme. And an exciting evening for the film industry: the Oscars will be awarded.
The day starts with cloud fields in the north and plenty of space for the sun in the south. This afternoon, cloud fields and sun alternate everywhere. With a most moderate north wind, it becomes a maximum of 11 to 13 degrees.
Are you going on the road? Here you will find the overview of the activities. Check the timetable for the track here.
What can you expect today?
What did you miss?
The American Ambassador to Turkey is summoned by the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the recognition of the Armenian genocide by President Biden. Turkey denies that genocide was committed in 1915 and speaks of “the Armenian question”.
Turkey sees no legal basis for recognition. The ambassador therefore receives a ‘strong reaction‘ from the Turkish Government. “This recognition hurts the Turkish people very much. This wound will be difficult to recover,” says in a statement.
Other news from the night:
And then here‘s this:
day after tomorrow is King’s Day. King Willem-Alexander celebrates his birthday with his family in Eindhoven, where a coronaproof program has been prepared. One of the parts: a parade. The DAF Museum brings out a lot of special cars, including the DAF Willem-Alexander. Omroep Brabant went to take a look at the preparations and a little tour. This is him