Dutch PM to address the nation after Queen's speech

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte will address the nation after Queen Beatrix's speech this evening, the prime minister's office said in a statement.

The Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte during a visit to the UK last year
The Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte during a visit to the UK last year Credit: Luke MacGregor/PA

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