A Dutch-Iranian human rights campaigner who had been sentenced to death in Iran has been freed and allowed to return home to the Netherlands, his son told a Dutch press agency on Friday.
Queen Beatrix abdicated the throne on Tuesday to pave way for Williem-Alexander to the first Dutch King in over a century in once in a generation royalty shift.
The Netherlands` Queen Beatrix thanked her people on Monday and urged them to support her son, Crown Prince Willem-Alexander, in a final address before she abdicates and he takes over as king.
Queen Beatrix of Netherlands has decided to abdicate to make way for her son, Prince Willem-Alexander.
The Dutch Queen has called for national elections on September 12, leaving the country with only a caretaker government for more than four months.
Dutch Queen Beatrix has asked PM Mark Rutte`s outgoing cabinet to help dissolve Parliament, thereby setting the wheels in motion for fresh elections expected by September 12.
Day in Pics: 30th September
Showbiz World - September 30, 2014
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