The attack in Berlin is no reason the change the threat level in the Netherlands. The threat level in the Netherlands remains 4 out of 5: substantial.
The attack in Berlin coincides with the current threat level. The chance of an attack in the Netherlands is real, but there are no specific indications that terrorists are preparing to carry out an attack in the Netherlands.
Extra security measures have been taken for larger events around Christmas and New Year’s Eve. The National Coordinator for Security and Counterterrorism had called attention for the security of these events earlier in the light of recent threats in Germany and France. City councils and the police are working hard to make sure citizens can enjoy the festivities safely.