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The situation in Russia and Ukraine: update on the latest developments

The government of the Netherlands lays out the various diplomatic efforts being made prevent a further escalation of tension ...

News item | 16-02-2022 | 17:54

Meeting point in Lviv for Dutch nationals in Ukraine

There is a meeting point in Lviv for Dutch nationals in Ukraine who need emergency consular assistance. Dutch nationals can also ...

News item | 15-02-2022 | 12:38

Podcast Vluchtnummers: ‘I stopped living and started to survive’

In a podcast series called Vluchtnummers (Flight numbers) refugees use music to tell their personal stories, which are both ...

News item | 15-02-2022 | 10:16

Netherlands assumes Presidency of largest UN Executive Board

In 2022 the Kingdom of the Netherlands holds the Presidency of the UN’s largest Executive Board. As President, Dutch Permanent ...

News item | 09-02-2022 | 16:53

FAQs – Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games

FAQs – Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games

News item | 04-02-2022 | 10:47

Wopke Hoekstra: ‘What happens in Ukraine affects us in the Netherlands too’

Minister of Foreign Affairs Wopke Hoekstra explains why it is important for the Netherlands to be actively engaged with the ...

News item | 01-02-2022 | 16:36

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

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

'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