After 9 months of negotiations, the Dutch parties have reached an agreement on forming a coalition government.
According to a 4-party coalition deal, the next government will focus on security, climate change, and housing.
NETHERLANDS, THE HAGUE
Following nearly nine months of negotiations, four Dutch political parties have reached an agreement to form a coalition government.
A joint press conference was held to announce the deal.
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte’s People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD), Democrats 66 (D66), Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA), and Christian Unity (CU) will form the coalition government.
The government will put money into security, climate change, and housing, according to the agreement.
Rutte, who received the most votes in the last general election, is expected to be formally given the task of forming the government after the deal is discussed in parliament on Thursday.
With the start of his fourth term, Rutte, who has served as Prime Minister for three terms, will become the country’s longest-serving Prime Minister.
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