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Mark Rutte, who was seen in news recently, is the Prime Minister of which country?
A)
Netherlands
B)
Italy
C)
France
D)
Germany

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Netherlands


The Prime Minister of Netherlands Mark Rutte was recently seen in news, as he made the country’s first apology for the persecution of Jews during the World War II.
He made this historic apology, first-of-its kind made by any government in this regard, during the country’s annual Holocaust commemoration in Amsterdam, on the eve of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi death camp at Auschwitz. More than 1.1 million Jews out of the 1.4 million who lived in Netherlands were killed in the Auschwitz concentration camp, at the outbreak of World War II.

Published On : July 16, 2021
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