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Canada and the Netherlands launch the Global Declaration on Information Integrity Online
Information integrity is essential to help ensure the strength of democratic processes and to protect fundamental rights. The ...
Budget Day 2023: a changing world order requires unity
Every year, on Budget Day, King Willem-Alexander delivers the Speech from the Throne, which lays out the government’s plans for ...
Foreign minister Hanke Bruins Slot spoke with Ukrainian children abducted by Russia
Russia has abducted thousands of children from occupied areas in Ukraine. On 14 September Hanke Bruins Slot, Minister of Foreign ...
Hanke Bruins Slot to be Minister of Foreign Affairs
Hanke Bruins Slot (CDA) will become the new Minister of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday 5 September 2023. This was announced today by ...
Wopke Hoekstra resigns as foreign minister of the Netherlands
Wopke Hoekstra has submitted his resignation as Minister of Foreign Affairs to King Willem-Alexander. The Minister for Foreign ...
Coup in Gabon: liveblog closed
Since the evening of August 29, the Gabon army has seized power. On this page you can find news and updates on the situation in ...
Independence Day in Ukraine: the Netherlands flies the Ukrainian flag
On 24 August Ukraine celebrates its Independence Day. Since the annexation of Crimea in 2014 and the large-scale invasion of the ...
The Netherlands suspends direct cooperation with Nigerien government
Following the coup in Niger, the Dutch government has suspended direct cooperation with the country’s central government until ...
Coup in Niger: liveblog closed
On 26 July 2023 a coup took place in Niger. The situation in the country remains uncertain and unsafe. On this page you can read ...
Niger evacuation: interview with Ambassador Paul Tholen in Niamey
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs ensured that Dutch nationals could leave Niger on French evacuation flights after a coup occurred ...