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'Formatiecongres CDA', concerning the political collaboration with VVD, PVV.
The Dutch Christian Democrats (CDA) are holding a congress for deciding if the party should be in a coalition with the VVD that is supported by the Anti-Islamic Freedom Party (PVV) from Geert Wilders or not.
Dutch christen democrats are in congres about joining the VVD in a government. Support from the PVV is needed to get a majority in parlement.
Ruud Lubbers, former Dutch prime minister and former UN High Commissioner for Refugees. Today he called for a 'time-out' in the talks about a government coalition.
The Dutch parlement has just decided to start a new police-training mission in Kunduz, Afghanistan.
Leader of the Dutch Labour Party (PvdA) who's party is currently trailing the Liberal party (VVD) in the polls with regards to the todays elections in the Netherlands.
Netherlands national elections of 9 June 2010. TK2010 stands for 'Tweede Kamer 2010' (House of Representatives/Parliament).
Wilhelmus is the title of the Dutch anthem, refeferring tot Wilhelmus van Nassouwe. It was sung today at the end of the CDA congress (#fccda and #CDAcongres).
Balkenende was the Dutch primeminister. He's was in a Dutch talkshow this evening.