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Dutch apologise for violence in Indonesian War of Independence

Indonesia Bogor Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte

Amsterdam, The NetherlandaReuters The Netherlands’ Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Thursday offered a full apology to Indonesia after a historical review found the Dutch had used “excessive violence” in a vain attempt to regain control of their former colony after World War II. Rutte was addressing the study’s findings, which said the Dutch military had […]