The French President, François Hollande, met the Speakers of the Senate (Eerste Kamer) and the House of Representatives (Tweede Kamer) in The Hague during his one-day visit to the Netherlands on Monday 20th January.

Strengthening ties
The French President spoke with the Speakers of both chambers of parliament about further strengthening the politic and diplomatic ties between the Netherlands and France. Monday 20th January, President Hollande also visited the Dutch King Willem-Alexander and Prime Minister Rutte.

 photo, from left to right: Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, French President François Hollande, Mrs. Ankie Broekers-Knol, President of the Senate (Eerste Kamer) and Mrs. Anouchka van Miltenburg, Speaker of the House of Representatives (Tweede Kamer.