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Commemorative Medals for Peacekeeping Operations awarded

In recognition of their contribution to peacekeeping operations across the globe, 21 police officers, 12 members of the Royal ...

News item | 07-11-2019 | 10:40

Higher sentences for serious traffic offences

The legislative proposal introduced by Minister of Justice and Security Ferdinand Grapperhaus, which will enable higher sentences ...

News item | 05-11-2019 | 15:59

Inspectorate report on departure process of Armenian children leads to measures

Ankie Broekers-Knol, the Minister for Migration, will be taking a number of measures to prevent situations such as the one around ...

News item | 05-11-2019 | 13:31

Raymond Knops to take over temporarily as Minister of the Interior and Kingdom Relations

Kajsa Ollongren, Minister of the Interior and Kingdom Relations, is transferring her tasks to other members of government until ...

News item | 01-11-2019 | 11:30

Minister Bruins: start of a new international partnership of medicines

Today marks the start of the International Horizon Scanning Initiative (IHSI). Together with 8 other countries, the Netherlands ...

News item | 29-10-2019 | 10:30

More room for supervisory authority for the collective management of copyright

Minister for Legal Protection Dekker wants to tighten up supervision of the collective management of copyright. For that purpose, ...

News item | 15-10-2019 | 13:36

No community service order for violence against police officers and emergency services

In future, community service orders will no longer be given for violence against individuals carrying out public duties. This ...

News item | 10-10-2019 | 12:01

Ministers Wopke Hoekstra, Bruno Le Maire and Olaf Scholz welcome the report of the High-Level Group and call for concrete EU action towards further developing the Capital Markets Union

Luxembourg (Wednesday 9 October 2019) Wopke Hoekstra, Minister of Finance of the Netherlands, Bruno Le Maire, Minister of Economy ...

News item | 09-10-2019 | 18:00

Grapperhaus agrees with Inspectorate's report on Hümeyra

Earlier today, Minister of Justice and Security Ferdinand Grapperhaus submitted the Inspectorate's report on the approach to the ...

News item | 09-10-2019 | 11:57

Countries want psychosocial support to be standard part of aid package in crisis situations

In Amsterdam 24 countries and 10 international aid organisations have agreed on the minimum requirements for emergency aid. Food ...

News item | 08-10-2019 | 19:25