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‘I suffer under my age’: Dutch man seeks to legally change his age | Guardian News

‘I suffer under my age’: Dutch man seeks to legally change his age | Guardian News

United Kingdom
Self-styled positivity guru Emile Ratelband said he wants to legally change his age to make himself 20 years younger. The 69-year-old Dutch television personality has asked a court in the Netherlands to approve his request for a new birthday that would make him officially 49 Dutch man, 69, starts legal fight to identify as 20 years younger
🇪🇺 🇬🇧 Fears Brexit could lead to food shortages in EU and UK l Al Jazeera English

🇪🇺 🇬🇧 Fears Brexit could lead to food shortages in EU and UK l Al Jazeera English

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The leaders of the European Union are meeting on Wednesday as a deal over Brexit looks to be as far away as ever. The effects of a no-deal Brexit will be felt in the Dutch port of Rotterdam, crucial for the movement of goods into the UK, perhaps more than anywhere else. The Netherlands government is beginning to plan for a worst-case scenario - no deal at all - as are other European capitals. Brexit supporters have dismissed worries about food shortages as scaremongering, but with Rotterdam alone sending half of the UK's summer intake of tomatoes, if no deal is reached, some amount of disruption seems inevitable. Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee reports. - Subscribe to our channel: - Follow us on Twitter: - Find us on Facebook: - Check our website: