Resignation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs
15-02-2018 | 09:38
On Tuesday 13 February 2018 the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Halbe Zijlstra, requested King Willem-Alexander to discharge him...
Embassy in Malta closed on Thursday 7 December 2017
20-11-2017 | 13:57
The Embassy of the Netherlands in Malta will be closed on Thursday 7 December 2017.
Foreign ministry welcomes new ministers Zijlstra and Kaag
26-10-2017 | 15:30
On 26 October, Minister of Foreign Affairs Halbe Zijlstra and Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Sigrid...
Rutte III government sworn in
26-10-2017 | 15:00
On October 26th, King Willem-Alexander has sworn in the third government headed by Prime Minister Mark Rutte.
Advisory referendum – reaction Dutch government
07-04-2016 | 12:13
On 6 april 2016 an advisory referendum was held in the Netherlands on the EU-association agreement with Ukraine. The...
18-month programme of the EU Council for the Dutch, Slovak and Maltese Presidencies
05-01-2016 | 16:25
The EU member states that will hold the next three Presidencies of the EU Council (known collectively as the Trio Presidency)...
The Netherlands and Turkey normalize their diplomatic relations. Ambassadors will again be accredited to Ankara and The Hague: government.nl/latest/news/20…
#Malta strongly refutes allegations in some reports quoting organisations saying that Malta broke international rules when directing rescued #migrants to be disembarked in Tunisia. pic.twitter.com/eBqYyaRALD
#Tunisia, people on board also refused to be disembarked for several days in Tunisia, this system where people would like to chose where to disembark cannot work. Tunisia is not Libya in terms of safety! infomigrants.net/fr/post/10686/…
On 17 July, flight #MH17 was brought down, killing 298 passengers and crew. A black page in history that will be remembered around the world today. The Netherlands will continue to fight for truth and justice.