News - International peace and security

894 news items on International peace and security

Enter search criteria

Fill in keyword(s) to narrow your search.

Fill in a starting date and a closing date for the period your query is about: DD-MM-YYYY

Netherlands to sound alarm on Syria in UN Security Council

On Tuesday Dutch foreign minister Stef Blok, as UN Security Council President, will sound the alarm on the situation in Syria. ...

News item | 27-03-2018 | 10:27

Netherlands working in Security Council to help people of Yemen

Under the Netherlands’ presidency, the UN Security Council has spoken out about the humanitarian crisis in Yemen. ‘By doing so,’ ...

News item | 15-03-2018 | 20:00

Zijlstra and Guterres discuss Netherlands’ membership of Security Council

Netherlands' membership of Security Council

News item | 16-12-2017 | 00:00

Formal go-ahead for closer defence cooperation in EU

Defence cooperation EU

News item | 11-12-2017 | 00:00

Government provides extra funding to evacuate migrants from Libya

The Dutch government is providing extra funding to give African migrants in Libya and other North African countries the chance to ...

News item | 04-12-2017 | 15:15

Government aims to use Security Council term to contribute to peace and security

As a member of the UN Security Council next year, the Kingdom of the Netherlands wants to make an active contribution to ...

News item | 27-10-2017 | 00:00

Koenders welcomes temporary ceasefire with ELN and progress in Colombian peace process

Foreign minister Bert Koenders met with his Colombian counterpart María Ángela Holguín Cuéllar in The Hague on Tuesday to discuss ...

News item | 26-09-2017 | 00:00

The Netherlands to make additional contribution to Syria war crimes database

The Netherlands will contribute €1.5 million to the United Nations’ mechanism to collect evidence of atrocities committed in ...

News item | 21-09-2017 | 00:00

Foreign minister Bert Koenders and actor Johnny de Mol call attention in New York to plight of refugees

Actor and presenter Johnny de Mol will be going behind the scenes of global politics this week. At the invitation of foreign ...

News item | 17-09-2017 | 00:00

The Netherlands to extend involvement in Mali, Iraq and Afghanistan missions

Next year, the Netherlands will continue its active participation in the UN peace mission in Mali, the international anti-ISIS ...

News item | 13-09-2017 | 17:29