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In Depth (Netherlands / Immigrants) #830446

NBC Evening News for Monday, May 01, 2006
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Amsterdam, Netherlands: Dawna Friesen) Holland’s approach to immigration featured; details given of the requirements that immigrants watch a film highlighting the permissiveness of Dutch society and learn the language. [Turkish Muslim Irkan YILDARIM†† {thru reporter’s translation} – worries about Holland’s topless beaches.] [Dutch Immigration Minister Rita VERDONK†- says we are a secure place for people who need a place to live.] The growing anti-immigrant mood in Europe noted. [Moroccan immigrant Abdou MENEBHI††- says the Dutch test is to keep Muslims from coming.]

Williams, Brian;
Friesen, Dawna

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