Published On: Mon, Nov 6th, 2017

Update: Knops accepts decision OM in Van Putten case

Raymond-Knops-1WILLEMSTAD - The Undersecretary of Kingdom Relations, Raymond Knops accepts the decision not to prosecute the member of the St. Eustatius Island Council Clyde van Putten. He reports that in response to questions in the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament.

Van Putten had said during a symposium in Curaçao that Dutch soldiers would be killed and burned in the streets of Saint Eustatius.

He has apologized for that. The Public Prosecution recently announced that they would not prosecute Van Putten for his comments.

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