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Netherlands 'very disturbed' by U.S. moves against ICC, says foreign minister

Reuters Thursday, 11 June 2020
The Netherlands is "very disturbed" by an executive order issued by U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday that paved the way for sanctions against employees of the International Criminal Court, which is based in the Dutch city of The Hague.
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