Angry farmers cause Dutch police to close off parliament square

People attend a demonstration of Dutch farmers aiming to block the traffic in The Hague, Netherlands October 16, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier

THE HAGUE (Reuters) – Police in the Dutch city of The Hague closed its central parliament square on Wednesday to keep out farmers protesting over what they see as attempts to blame them for nitrogen pollution. Thousands of irate farmers had driven tractors to The Hague hours earlier in their third large protest in a […]

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