Willem Engel

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Marc Van Ranst, the Belgian government’s top adviser on combating Covid-19.  Photograph:  Nicolas Maeterlinck/Belga Mag/AFP via Getty Images

As European countries take the first cautious steps out of lockdown, what would you imagine coronavirus has left as its common legacy between low-coun(...)

Willem Engel of the “Virus Truth” protest group leaves the court of appeal  in The Hague on Friday. Photograph: Remko De Waal/ANP/AFP via Getty Images

A Dutch appeals court charged with delivering an emergency ruling on the validity of the country’s controversial coronavirus curfew has adjourned its (...)

Skaters gather on ice on the canals at Prinsengracht, Amsterdam. A Dutch court has ordered the government to scrap a curfew, running from 9pm to 4.30am daily, aimed at slowing to seek the spread of Covid-19. Photoraph: Evert Elzinga/AFP via Getty Images.

The Netherlands’s caretaker government has appealed to the public to continue to observe its controversial overnight curfew aimed at preventing a thir(...)