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Russia and Ukraine: questions and answers about the situation on the border

The situation on the border between Ukraine and Russia remains precarious. Talks are ongoing between diplomats, military ...

News item | 25-01-2022 | 19:34

Nearly all locations can be open until 22:00

As of Wednesday 26 January, most locations in our country can once again be open, under certain conditions. This means that ...

News item | 25-01-2022 | 19:10

Netherlands to address Russia's role in the downing of MH17 at hearing before European Court of Human Rights

At a public hearing in Strasbourg, the Netherlands will explain the application it has lodged with the European Court of Human ...

News item | 24-01-2022 | 19:55

Shops, gyms and hairdressers to reopen on Saturday 15 January

The rules for sports, artistic and cultural activities, contact-based industries, shops and education will be relaxed on Saturday ...

News item | 14-01-2022 | 20:30

'Our future is in Europe'

Wopke Hoekstra explains what he is aiming for in the coming years as Minister of Foreign Affairs.

News item | 12-01-2022 | 14:59

New Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation sworn in

On 10 January 2022 the members of the fourth Rutte government were sworn in. The new Minister of Foreign Affairs is Wopke ...

News item | 10-01-2022 | 15:42

Fourth Rutte government sworn in

This morning, the fourth Rutte government was sworn in at Noordeinde Palace. The new government is a coalition made up of the ...

News item | 10-01-2022 | 11:20

‘South Africa is being cut off during the busiest month of the year'

Han Peters was working at the embassy in South Africa when Nelson Mandela was freed from prison. Thirty years later he has ...

News item | 30-12-2021 | 10:36

The next step in Greek-Dutch cooperation: guardianship action plan signed

Minister for Migration Broekers-Knol, Greek Minister for Migration Mitarakis and Deputy Minister for Migration Sofia Voultepsi ...

News item | 21-12-2021 | 12:14

Slowing the spread of the Omicron variant: lockdown in the Netherlands

It has become clear in the past week that the Omicron variant is spreading very rapidly in the Netherlands too. The Outbreak ...

News item | 18-12-2021 | 19:15