Netherlands farmers protests

  A visual story by Vincent Jannink and Sem van der Wal  ......... Dutch farmers used tractors to block highways in The Netherlands protesting against issues affecting the agricultural sector.   Farmers block the A28 Highway with their tractors between Hoogeveen and Meppel in The Netherlands, 01 October 2019. EFE/EPA/Vincent Jannink   As die Nederlandse Boere besluit hulle… Continue reading Netherlands farmers protests

Bunkers – The Netherlands (German)

In the years 1940 - 1945, the Germans built bunkers in the dune area, first as part of coastal surveillance ("Küstebeoabachtung") later converted into coastal defense ("Küsteverteidigung"). But not only the coast had to be guarded, also the air strikes had to be caught. *** The Stelling Biber The Stelling Biber was fully established in 1943… Continue reading Bunkers – The Netherlands (German)