Fewer Dutch nationals in foreign jails

5th June 2013, Comments 0 comments

A total 2,333 Dutch nationals are currently being held in foreign jails, down 10% on a year ago, foreign affairs minister Frans Timmermans said on Tuesday evening.

A majority are serving sentences in other European countries, mainly Germany, Spain, France and Britain. Six out of 10 are in jail for drugs offences.



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