25 januari 1988 – ATTACK ON PASSPORT FACTORY IN ELBA SCHIEDAM Schiedam – Strangers are trying to set fire to the printing Elba Schiedam. The perpetrators claim responsibility in a letter sent to some newspapers. They are angry about the new Dutch model of the European passport. The damage caused by the fire is minimal. Later, a member of RARA convicted for involvement in the arson. Outside printing ELBA Schiedam where would press KEP fraud-proof passport, Foto: Rob Bogaerts, Nationaal Archief / Anefo, License: CC-BY read more: Failed attack on Elba passport factory in Schiedam 25 januari 1990 – REGIO GETROFFEN DOOR ZWAARSTE STORM IN 70 YEAR region - The worst storm since the Second World War affects our region. wind force 11. In the port of Rotterdam a man getting a container itself, in the city fell a tree on a victim. Thousands of travelers are stranded at Rotterdam Central and hundreds of them have to spend the night in a sleeping train. Castle was badly damaged, blowing like a roof of a stand. The International Film Festival Rotterdam (which would begin today) has suffered from the storm. read more: Seventeen killed in 'worst storm in decades’ share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName Email Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.