Flag protest

NETHERLANDS - The wife of the President of the European Central Bank hung a Palestinian flag from a second-floor balcony of their home here in protest against Israel's actions in the West Bank. Wim Duisenberg refused to comment on the stance taken by Gretta Duisenberg.

Europe's relations with Israel will not be helped by the disclosure that the wife of Wim Duisenberg, the Dutch president of the European Central Bank, has been flying the Palestinian flag at the couple's home in Amsterdam.

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