Dutch PM Rutte lashes out at ‘idiot’ rioters after third night of violence triggered by Covid-19 protests

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has lashed out at “idiot” rioters who rampaged through cities across the Netherlands over the weekend when protests against coronavirus policies turned violent.More than 100 people were arrested during three nights of violence, which saw police open fire at rioters in Rotterdam on Friday.“This was pure violence disguised as protest,” Rutte said on Monday in response to the worst disturbances since a full lockdown led to widespread disorder in January.“There is a…


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