"Ahead of the meeting, the leader of the right-wing populist Party for Freedom, Geert Wilders warned the farmers that they should not trust the government to act in good faith during the negotiations."

“Dear farmers,” Wilders wrote on Twitter, “good luck today, but don’t forget: Rutte is an unreliable liar...."


Dutch farmers once again took to the motorways to deploy flaming bales of hay as road blocks ahead of negotiations with the government.