Dutch Parliamentarians slam motion on Integrity Chamber

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THE HAGUE – Members of the Permanent Committee for Kingdom Relations of the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament are highly critical of Monday’s decision of the St. Maarten Parliament to block the establishing of an Integrity Chamber for Country St. Maarten. “Political games are being played to hamper the much needed achieving of integrity More...

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