Our Minister of Security and Justice, Ard van der Steur, came to London on 11-12 May to attend the Anti-Corruption Summit, where he spoke on how to expose corruption.
Dutch Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem paid a visit to the UK on 11-12 May.
Monday 9 May marked Europe Day, the day on which the 28 member states of the EU recognize and celebrate the peace and unity we know in Europe.
Ambassador Smits hosted a Dutch EU Presidency lunch meeting at his Residence for fellow EU Ambassadors on Tuesday, with Europe Minister David Lidington MP as the guest of honour.
A Remembrance Day ceremony was held here in London at Mill Hill Cemetery on Wednesday 4 May. Every year on 4 May, we commemorate the Dutch victims of wartime violence. And on 5 May we celebrate our freedom on Liberation Day.