All signs point to Dutch Cabinet stepping down today. | SMN NEWS


ruitecabinet15012021AMSTERDAM:— Today the Council of Ministers will make a final decision on whether or not the entire Rutte III cabinet will step down due to the childcare allowance affair. The Ministers separately met with the leaders of their parties VVD, CDA, D66, and ChristenUnie on Thursday night and will discuss how the coalition feels about the situation in the Council of Ministers on Friday. All signs point to the government stepping down, sources in The Hague said to NOS.

In the childcare allowance affair, hundreds of parents ended up in serious financial problems after the Tax Authority ...

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