Today Dutch prime minister Jan Peter Balkenende has Dutch citizen Ayaan Hirsi Ali advised to leave the country and go back to the United States. He said that she shouldn’t come back to The Netherlands for protection. She has long enough known that the Dutch government wanted to stop her protection. Earlier Dutch justice minister Ernst Hirsch Ballin wrote Ayaan Hirsi Ali that she is safe and does not need protection.
Other news today: the government organizes a public debate on state of democracy...
LA Times: "Hirsi Ali may be the first refugee from Western Europe since the Holocaust"