Anne Frank’s diary turns 70

Anne Frank poses in 1941 (Anne Frank House). Click on the image to enlarge

Dylan Stableford The Cutline 6/12/2012

Seventy years ago, on her 13th birthday, Anne Frank received what would become the world’s most famous diary.

The red-checkered notebook was given to Frank by her father, Otto, on June 12, 1942—22 days […]

Sharia4Belgium threatens Geert Wilders, demands islamic law for Europe 5/27/2012

SheikYerMami has more at Winds of Jihad.

…Amsterdam VVD councillor, Robert Flos, has criticised the police for the way they dealt with a hate speech on Dam

Square on Friday. On local television channel AT5, the councillor says the police failed to arrest the Sharia4Holland speakers, who made death threats aimed at […]

Geert Wilders on Trial, Yet Again

Baron Bodissey Gates of Vienna 2/7/2011

Geert Wilders’ new trial began today in Amsterdam. We have some material in Dutch which will be translated in due course, but in the meantime, here’s the advance report from Dutch News:

Wilders’ Inciting Hatred Trial Resumes in Front of New Judges

The trial of anti-Islam MP Geert Wilders […]

Unruly Saudi Passengers Disrupt Northwest Flight 243 to Detroit

by Dennis Kraniak Fox/Detriot January 12, 2010 – Sources tell Fox 2 that a flight from Amsterdam into Detroit Metropolitan Airport was held on the tarmac after landing because of unruly behavior by some of the passengers.

The source says four men from Saudi Arabai were saying something in Arabic that alarmed four on-board […]

Detroit airliner incident ‘was failed bomb attack’

BBC News 25 December 2009

An incident on an airliner arriving in the US city of Detroit from Amsterdam in the Netherlands was a failed bomb attack, senior US officials say.

Sources say a man injured himself trying to ignite an explosive device on the jet with 278 passengers on board but nobody else was […]