Clashes began during protests over the weekend against a curfew imposed by the Dutch Government to fight the coronavirus pandemic. On Tuesday night the violence continued in Amsterdam with video posted on social media showing fires being lit and groups of youths congregating.
Across the country police in riot gear guarded city centres and made a number of arrests.
An unverified clip being shared on Dutch social media shows an explosion going off by the side of a van in the Osdorp suburb.
The video depicts an incendiary device suddenly explode spreading flames across the road.
The women who recorded the clip is heard to scream loudly.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
Video reportedly of the explosion in Amsterdam (Image: Twitter/@shanemurphy2)
There are no reports of any casualties (Image: Twitter/@Shanemurphy2)
There are no reports of any casualties from the incident and on the video nobody appeared to be in the immediate vicinity of the explosion.
On Monday night police made 184 arrests across ten Dutch cities as violence erupted.
Police battled with rioters in Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Amersfoort, Helmond and Den Bosch.
Police were attacked with rocks and fireworks whilst a number of vehicles were set alight.
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An onlooker pictured the aftermath of the explosion (Image: Twitter/@Shanemurph2)
In Rotterdam ten police