‘Necessities’ in Europe: Belgian Fries, French Baguettes and Dutch Cannabis

Kostas Nomikos was content when the Dutch governing administration purchased the Amsterdam bar where he will work closed because of new coronavirus, together with all other nonessential companies. A day afterwards he was again at perform, advertising authorized marijuana, immediately after authorities additional the country’s famed “coffee shops” to the national listing of essential providers.

“Terrible thought,” mentioned Mr. Nomikos of the final decision, which was taken to reduce illegal profits of delicate medicine.