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Dutch army creates unrest in Belgium

The Dutch army created unrest during the weekend in the town of Bocholt in Belgium Limburg, dozens of anxious people called the police because they heard guns rattling.

The gunfire came from thirty Dutch soldiers near the border who were an exercise. The Belgian police stopped the exercise stopped and wrote a fine. According to Flemish newspaper Het Belang van Limburg.

The Belgians were outraged because they had been unaware of the exercise that took place at six o’clock on Saturday morning.

Dutch Department of Defense in the Netherlands strongly objects the accusation. The exercise would have been announced more than one year ago.