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Country in Northwestern Europe with territories in the Caribbean

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Netherlands: Country in Northwestern Europe with territories in the Caribbean
The Netherlands, informally Holland, is a country located in Northwestern Europe with overseas territories in the Caribbean. It is the largest of four constituent countries of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The Netherlands consists of twelve provinces; it borders Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, with a North Sea coastline to the north and west. It shares maritime borders with the United Kingdom, Germany and Belgium in the North Sea. The country's official language is Dutch, with West Frisian as a secondary official language in the province of Friesland. Dutch Low Saxon and Limburgish are recognised regional languages, while Dutch Sign Language, Sinte Romani and Yiddish are recognised non-territorial languages. Dutch, English and Papiamento are official in the Caribbean territories.

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Watch: Fans show off their keepie uppies skills ahead of the Netherlands vs US match in Qatar [Video]

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These fans might not have gotten a ticket, but they were certainly entertained ahead of the first round of 16 matches.

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USMNT Advances to World Cup Knockout Stage After Defeating Iran [Video]

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Netherlands beat Qatar 2-0 to end host's dismal World Cup showing [Video]

Netherlands beat Qatar 2-0 to end host's dismal World Cup showing

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Police Take Down European , Cocaine ‘Super Cartel’. 'The Hill' reports that Europol, the official intelligence agency of the European Union, made the announcement on Nov. 28. Police forces in six..

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FIFA World Cup 2022: First week throws surprise victories for underdogs | Oneindia News*Special [Video]

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2022 FIFA World Cup: Senegal set to take on the Netherlands [Video]

2022 FIFA World Cup: Senegal set to take on the Netherlands

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Watch: Dutch volunteers portray 'Black Pete' character using blackface [Video]

Watch: Dutch volunteers portray 'Black Pete' character using blackface

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China accused of operating 'secret police stations' in the Netherlands [Video]

China accused of operating 'secret police stations' in the Netherlands

NGOs say the illegal posts are used to monitor and silence political opponents and dissidents abroad. Beijing rejects the claims.

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Princess Amalia: Dutch royal moved from student home after security threats [Video]

Princess Amalia: Dutch royal moved from student home after security threats

The princess is a first-year student at university in Amsterdam and had been hoping to have a 'normal' student life, out of the royal spotlight.

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Shefali Razdan Duggal sworn in as US envoy to Netherlands by Kamala Harris | Oneindia News*News [Video]

Shefali Razdan Duggal sworn in as US envoy to Netherlands by Kamala Harris | Oneindia News*News

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Liz Truss holds bilat with President Macron [Video]

Liz Truss holds bilat with President Macron

The prime minister holds bilteral talks with French President Emmanuel Macron and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte in Prague, where she joins leaders at the European Political Community (EPC) summit...

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