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Tourists gather in Amsterdam's Red Light District, 8 Jun 2017
Jul 16 '18 16:20

Amsterdam Red Light District Tour is releasing an app with which tourists can tour through the popular district on their own, with the help of virtual guide 'Sophie'. The company hopes that this will help reduce problems caused by tourists entering the district in groups, Het Parool reports. 

The app costs 4.49 euros for iPhone and 4.99 euros for Aindroid. It includes a 2 hours long tour during which Sophie will take you past 31 stops, from Schreierstoren to the Nieuwmarkt. During the tour, Sophie talks to 22 experts and people who work in the neighborhood. 

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Mar 27 '18 09:36

The police and Public Prosecutor prevented a convicted murderer from escaping while traveling to or from the court in Amsterdam, the police said in a statement.

According to the police, the criminal involved is 35-year-old Surailie I., who is serving a 15 year long prison sentence for during the Waterfront Festival in May 2013. 

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Nov 8 '17 17:15

A police training session has prompted an internal investigation after live ammunition suddenly exploded when a bullet cartridge was removed from a weapon. The incident sent shrapnel from the cartridge into a police officer's protective equipment, though there were no injuries.

The accident happened last week as an Amsterdam tactical unit was training in Ossendrecht, Noord-Brabant. The explosion took place when a clip fell to the ground, police confirmed to both nu.nl and newspaper AD.

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Oct 30 '17 13:30

restaurant in Zwolle is back on the number one spot of Lekker 500's top restaurants in the Netherlands. , Inter Scaldes in Kruiningen, came in second place this year, NOS reports.

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