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Screen capture of a Nov. 29, 2017 tweet by the Netherlands Embassy in Washington, D.C., taking President Trump to task over a tweet it said contained false information (Twitter)

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Sherida Spitse of the Netherlands, top, celebrates with teammate Stefanie van der Gragt after the Women's Euro 2017 semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and England in Enschede, the Netherlands Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017. The Netherlands won the match 3-0. (AP Photo/Patrick Post)

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Sherida Spitse of the Netherlands, top, celebrates with teammate Stefanie van der Gragt after the Women's Euro 2017 semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and England in Enschede, the Netherlands Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017. The Netherlands won the match 3-0. (AP Photo/Patrick Post)

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FILE - This is a Tuesday, April 10, 2001, file of thousands of protesters as they demonstrate outside Dutch government buildings at The Hague, Netherlands, as the Upper House of Parliament voted to legalize euthanasia. Dying by euthanasia has become “common practice” in the Netherlands since its legalization a dozen years ago and doctors are now reporting increasing rates of people seeking the practice who aren’t terminally ill, a new review says. (AP Photo/Serge Ligtenberg, File)

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Tennis Hall of Fame inductee Monique Kalkman van den Bosch, left, of the Netherlands, chats with fellow inductee Kim Clijsters, of Belgium, during enshrinement ceremonies at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, Saturday, July 22, 2017, in Newport, R.I. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

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Tennis Hall of Fame inductees, from left, Monique Kalkman van den Bosch of the Netherlands, Kim Clijsters of Belgium, journalist Steve Flink of the United States and Andy Roddick of the United States pose at center court during enshrinement ceremonies at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, Saturday, July 22, 2017, in Newport, R.I. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

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Tennis Hall of Fame inductee Monique Kalkman van den Bosch, of the Netherlands, speaks during a news conference before enshrinement ceremonies at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, Saturday, July 22, 2017, in Newport, R.I. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

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FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015 file photo, Ajax's head coach Frank de Boer watches his players line up during the first leg of the round of 32 Europa League match between Ajax and Legia Warsaw, at ArenA stadium in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Crystal Palace will hold a news conference on Monday June 26, 2017 to announce its new manager. British media are reporting that the Premier League club will hire former Netherlands defender Frank De Boer. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File)

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Netherlands' Memphis Depay shows his lion tattoo after losing the international friendly soccer match between The Netherlands and Italy at the Amsterdam ArenA stadium, Netherlands, Tuesday, March 28, 2017. The Netherlands were defeated by Italy with 1-2. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

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Rutgers center Shaquile Doorson, left, of Netherlands, makes a steal from Iowa forward Cordell Pemsl during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017, in Piscataway, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

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Despite temperatures well above the freezing point, an ice skater takes to a frozen lake near The Hague, Netherlands, Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. Over the weekend, Dutch skaters ignored warnings about dangerous thin ice to skate on canals and lakes that have been frozen by a cold snap gripping the Netherlands. (AP Photo/Mike Corder)

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Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands returns a ball to Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic during the singles first round match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Tuesday June 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

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Artist Bosh Fawstin, left, is presented with a check for 12,500 by Dutch politician Geert Wilders, center, and Pamela Geller, right, during the American Freedom Defense Initiative program at the Curtis Culwell Center on Sunday, May 3, 2015, in Garland, Texas. (Gregory Castillo/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

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A polar bear mother helps her cubs get out of the water as they venture outside their enclosure for the first time since they were born at Ouwehands Zoo in Rhenen, Netherlands, Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015. Three cubs were born Nov. 22, 2014 but one of the triplets died soon after birth, the cub's mother(...)

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Miss Universe contestants Laurien Angelista, of Curacao, left, Yasmin Verheijen, of the Netherlands, and Kaci Fennell, of Jamaica, walk in the pool during the Yamamay swimsuit runway show, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, in Doral, Fla. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25 in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

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Fans of the Brazil national soccer team watch a live broadcast of the World Cup third-place soccer match between Brazil and Netherlands, inside the FIFA Fan Fest area on Copacabana beach, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, July 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

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Illustration by TOM, Trouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Dutch police have been evicting immigrants who have been staying in the Netherlands after their applications for asylum have been rejected. The government has taken an increasingly hard line on immigration to try to allay public concerns about overcrowding. (Associated Press)

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Illustration by TOM,Trouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Illustration on U.S. reinvolvement against ISIS by Schot/De Volkskrant, Amsterdam, Netherlands