“During the war the Dutch government in exile in London had no interest whatsoever in the fate of the Dutch Jews”

It didn’t start now: The Dutch wartime queen greatly failed the Jews
by Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld
May 10, 2018

While the Netherlands is probably the country with the best public relations in the Western world, its image is far more positive than its reality.  Many in the world know about the brave Dutch people who hid Anne Frank and her family. Few have heard about the special units of Dutch policemen and volunteers who sniffed out Jews and resistance fighters for financial gain during the German occupation. They arrested an estimated 15,000 Jews, the majority of whom were murdered. Historian Ad van Liempt says that such search units were unique in the German-occupied countries. READ MORE

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