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Man ‘tries to hang himself’ in Dutch parliament

NETHERLANDS: A 65-year-old man jumped several meters from a public gallery onto the floor of the Dutch parliament on Thursday with something tied around his neck, police said. The man survived the apparent suicide attempt and was receiving medical treatment, police said in a statement. Eyewitnesses said the man had been pacing about in an agitated state before tying something to a railing and jumping during a debate, the Telegraaf newspaper reported. The paper identified him as an activist who had camped outside…