Two German tourists were arrested in the Dutch town of Medemblik on Wednesday afternoon after they were mistaken for fugitive members of German terrorist group Red Army Faction, the police said in a statement on Thursday.
The police arrested a 51-year-old man in connection with three German passengers being killed by a falling front mast on a historic ship on Sunday. The arrested man is both the owner and captain of the ship
A rapidly increasing number of Chinese tourists is visiting the Netherlands. The number of nights Chinese tourists spent in hotels last year increased with 33 percent compared to 2014. Though most foreign tourists visiting the country still come from Germany, Belgium and Britain, according to figures Statistics Netherlands released on Friday.