Flowers and tributes left for crime reporter Peter R de Vries, at the spot where he was shot in   Amsterdam on July 6th. Photograph: Ramon van Flymen/EPA

Almost a fortnight on from the targeted killing of journalist Peter R de Vries, there’s a growing belief in Dutch society that what it shows is the fr(...)

 Dutch crime reporter Peter R De Vries was shot at close range minutes after he left the studios of broadcaster RTL in central Amsterdam on Tuesday evening. Photograph:  Remko De Waal/ANP/AFP via Getty Images

The Dutch government says it has stepped up surveillance and security in the wake of Tuesday’s shooting of high-profile crime journalist Peter R De Vr(...)

The Amsterdam shooting of Peter R De Vries took place in the vicinity of the Leidseplein, a local hub of restaurants and bars. File photograph: EPA

Dutch investigative journalist Peter R De Vries was fighting for his life in an Amsterdam hospital on Wednesday, more than 24 hours after being shot i(...)