Egyptian parents don’t want to raise their children in the Netherlands

Last year as many as three hundred Egyptian-Dutch children were moved from Amsterdam to Egypt by their parents, twice as many as Moroccan-Dutch children moving back to Morocco: the numbers have alarmed deputy education minister Sharon Dijkstra who asked the education inspectorate to investigate them: Dijkstra called the trend ‘undesirable’, because it is an obstacle to integration if the children return to the Netherlands later in life.