By Aldo Rodriguez.
King Willem-Alexander and Prime Minister Rutte welcome Mr. Stoltenberg, Secretary General of NATO
His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands received Secretary General of NATO, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg, on Monday, November 24th 2014 at the Noordeinde Palace.
Mr. Stoltenberg was in The Hague because of NATO’s Parliamentary Assembly which took place at the World Forum on November 21st through the 24th.
Prime Minister Rutte received him later that day for a working lunch at the Prime Minister’s residence, to discuss the international security situation and the implications of current trends for the alliance following the NATO summit in Wales earlier this year.
It is the Secretary General’s first official visit to the Netherlands since taking office on October 1st 2014.