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Where Is Herman Knippenberg, the Dutch Diplomat in Netflix’s The Serpent, Now?

You’d be hard pressed to find a fictional hero as compelling as Herman Knippenberg, the Dutch diplomat in Netflix’s The Serpent who initiates an international investigation into the crimes of Charles Sobhraj, a con man and killer responsible for at least a dozen murders. Knippenberg, the on-screen character, fills the series’ truth-seeking detective role. But… Read More »

Caretaker PM Rutte seen as winning most seats in Dutch vote

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Dutch voters pushed Prime Minister Mark Rutte toward a fourth term in office in Wednesday’s general election that bolstered his conservative party’s position as the biggest in parliament and boosted a key ally into second place, an exit poll suggested. With Rutte’s bloc and other mainstream parties thriving, the far-right failed… Read More »