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Dutch PM asks Ukraine to stop fighting near crash site

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 17:25

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte called Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko Tuesday to ask Ukrainian forces to stop fighting around the MH17 crash site, a government spokesman said.

MH17 crash: Dutch PM says deploying military force at site `unrealistic`

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 09:56

Even as the international experts had to postpone their trip to the crash site of MH17 due to clashes between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian forces, the Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte reportedly said that that securing the site by international military force is “unrealistic.”

MH17 armed mission `unrealistic` as Ukraine fighting kills 13

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 02:57

The Netherlands today scrapped plans to send an international armed mission to secure the crash site of Malaysian flight MH17, fearing a deployment risked being dragged into the conflict in east Ukraine.

Dutch sending police, want to secure MH17 crash site: PM

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 02:18

The Netherlands is sending 40 unarmed police to the crash site of flight MH17 in rebel-held Ukraine and seeking means to "further stabilise the area", Prime Minister Mark Rutte said Thursday.

Bodies of air crash victims in Ukraine-controlled area: Dutch PM

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 13:29

The bodies of some of the 298 people killed in the downing of a Malaysian airliner in eastern Ukraine last week are in a part of the country controlled by the Ukraine government, the Dutch prime minister said on Tuesday.

Putin calls for urgent Ukraine crisis settlement after jet crash

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 13:03

Russian President Vladimir Putin called Friday for an urgent settlement of the Ukraine crisis as he expressed condolences to Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte over the Malaysian jet crash.

Dutch PM says supports Juncker as EU Commision head

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 20:19

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte told parliament on Wednesday that he would support former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker for the EU commission presidency.

Dutch voters punish ruling coalition in local polls

Last Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014, 14:40

Dutch voters punished the ruling Liberal-Labour coalition in local elections for introducing a number of unpopular deficit-busting measures, final results showed on Thursday.

Dutch PM to raise gay rights issue in Sochi

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 16:31

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte will talk about gay rights in Russia during his visit to the Winter Olympics in Sochi, he told the Dutch parliament.

Netherlands vote: Dutch PM claims victory

Last Updated: Thursday, September 13, 2012, 09:58

Dutch PM claimed victory for his conservative VVD party in elections in which the voters favoured pro-Europe parties.

Dutch Queen calls for September 12 elections

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 25, 2012, 16:46

The Dutch Queen has called for national elections on September 12, leaving the country with only a caretaker government for more than four months.

Dutch Queen asks cabinet to okay fresh polls

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 25, 2012, 14:18

Dutch Queen Beatrix has asked PM Mark Rutte`s outgoing cabinet to help dissolve Parliament, thereby setting the wheels in motion for fresh elections expected by September 12.