Veteran's Day in full swingthe hague June 24, 2017 11:27
'Today, thanks to Paul Moerman, Han Altewisher, thanks to Eddy Smissaert. Thanks to all veterans. 'With that, Prime Minister Mark Rutte opened this thirteenth edition of Veterans Day at a meeting in The Hague's Riding Room this morning. In the Ridderzaal, special attention was paid to the personal stories of some veterans heard by the many invitees, including Defense Minister Hennis Plasschaert, Prime Minister and King Willem Alexander. The 100-year-old Paul Moerman and 96-year-old Buchel from Steenbergen were invited for a short receipt at Mark Rutte.