Press Review Friday 19 August 2011
Freak weather wreaks havoc at pop festival. The euro crisis hits home. The Chinese become Holland’s model migrants. Ministers call for media restrictions on soldiers and rioters. And Dutch MP told to smarten up his act. Welcome to today’s Dutch papers.
Freak storm devastates Belgian pop fest Scenes of devastation dominate today’s front pages, not from a far-flung war zone, but from Belgian music festival Pukkelpop, where freak weather left five people dead and over 70 injured.
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