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Koenders: national terrorist list continues to grow

The number of names on the national terrorist list has doubled over the past year

News item | 10-01-2016 | 19:07

Ploumen: 77 companies and organisations joining trade mission to Cuba

Foreign trade and development cooperation minister Lilianne Ploumen leaves tomorrow for Cuba, where she will head a trade ...

News item | 09-01-2016 | 09:44

Koenders convenes major counterterrorism meeting in The Hague

On Monday 11 January delegates of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) and the anti-ISIS coalition will be gathering in The ...

News item | 06-01-2016 | 18:43

Netherlands working towards safer Sahel region

The Netherlands is set to invest 1.5 million euros to make it more difficult for people smugglers to operate in the Sahel region. ...

News item | 06-01-2016 | 16:24

Koenders condemns North Korea’s nuclear test

‘The nuclear test carried out by North Korea is another dangerous provocation and a completely irresponsible act,’ foreign ...

News item | 06-01-2016 | 13:53

Koenders: UN resolution gives Libya a helping hand

The UN Security Council resolution endorsing the Libyan political agreement has given Libya ‘a big helping hand’, says foreign ...

News item | 24-12-2015 | 13:10

Koenders: extension of European sanctions sends clear message to Russia

Foreign minister Bert Koenders believes that the extension of EU sanctions against Russia sends the country an unambiguous and ...

News item | 21-12-2015 | 17:38

Ploumen: ‘The world can be proud of Nairobi’

Foreign trade and development minister Lilianne Ploumen applauded the agreement reached in Nairobi yesterday evening at the World ...

News item | 20-12-2015 | 11:59

Appointment of ambassadors and Secretary-General at Ministry of Foreign Affairs

The cabinet has approved the 22 ambassadorial appointments proposed by foreign minister Bert Koenders and the appointment of a ...

News item | 18-12-2015 | 16:28

The Netherlands to extend its contribution to EU counterpiracy mission

The government has decided to extend the Netherlands' participation in the European Union's counterpiracy mission off the coast ...

News item | 18-12-2015 | 16:21