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Foreign ministry receives group of Dutch Syrians and human rights lawyer

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs today welcomed a group of Dutch Syrians on Minister Uri Rosenthal’s behalf.

News item | 05-08-2011 | 15:29

'Government will not gag Wilders’

‘The Dutch Government will continue to reject any call to gag a politician. The Netherlands enjoys freedom of expression and ...

News item | 06-07-2011 | 13:03

Rosenthal discusses key issues with Indian counterpart

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Uri Rosenthal, met with his Indian counterpart Somanahalli Mallaiah Krishna in New Delhi today. ...

News item | 05-07-2011 | 13:11

Greater partnership between the Netherlands and Indonesia

The next few years will see greater partnership between the Netherlands and Indonesia in sustainable trade and production, water ...

News item | 04-07-2011 | 13:21

Dutch diplomat wins international prize

Caecilia Wijgers, a member of staff at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, has become the first-ever winner of the Palmer Prize for ...

News item | 02-07-2011 | 13:24

The Netherlands supports fund for NGOs in need

For the next three years the Netherlands is prepared to contribute to the Lifeline Fund for non-governmental organisations (NGOs) ...

News item | 01-07-2011 | 14:29

Rosenthal: Hamas must release Shalit

Foreign minister Uri Rosenthal has called for the immediate and unconditional release of the Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit.

News item | 24-06-2011 | 10:34

Rosenthal on the death of Yelena Bonner

Commenting on the death of Yelena Bonner, foreign minister Uri Rosenthal has praised her as a courageous and prominent figure in ...

News item | 19-06-2011 | 10:58

Knapen to visit Ethiopia

Minister for European Affairs and International Cooperation Ben Knapen will be in Ethiopia on a working visit from 6 to 8 June. ...

News item | 04-06-2011 | 11:40

The Netherlands shows its support for transition process in Tunisia

Minister of Foreign Affairs Uri Rosenthal was in Tunis yesterday to meet the prime minister and foreign minister of the Tunisian ...

News item | 31-05-2011 | 15:38