US-Dutch Relations: The Future of a Long-Standing Alliance

Bert Koenders, Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Kingdom of the Netherlands

The partnership between the Netherlands and the United States is one of the oldest continuous relationships between modern countries. The Netherlands and the US have coordinated efforts militarily, economically, and democratically. Both nations joined NATO as charter members and have continued to support each other as allies through various wars and conflicts, including the ongoing war in Afghanistan. The longstanding bilateral relationship is often attributed to a mutual dedication to democracy, individual freedoms, and human rights. What is the future of the US-Dutch relationship?

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