The Netherlands plays an active role in preventing armed conflict worldwide and strengthening the international legal order by, for instance, participating in peace missions and supporting reconstruction in post-conflict countries. In addition, the Netherlands is host to the International Criminal Court and the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia.
Koenders satisfied with award of damages in Arctic Sunrise case
18-07-2017 | 00:00
Foreign minister Bert Koenders has said he is satisfied with the final Award on Compensation by the Permanent Court of...
Koenders calls for UN sanctions on people smugglers in Libya
06-07-2017 | 00:00
The United Nations should deploy sanctions in the fight against people smuggling and trafficking via Libya, thinks foreign...
Dutch diplomatic representative to return to Tripoli
29-06-2017 | 00:00
The Netherlands is once again to station its own diplomatic representative in Tripoli. However, it remains too early to...