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|Address||Netherlands Embassy in Tokyo 3-6-3 Shibakoen Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0011 Japan|
+81 3 5776 5400
|Address||Netherlands Consulate General in Osaka/Kobe Twin MID Tower 33Fl. 2-1-61 Shiromi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 540-6133 Japan|
+81 6 6944 7272
July 22, 2014 The full text of the speech of Minister of Foreign Affairs, Frans Timmermans at the United Nations Security Council on 21 July on the downing of flight MH17 can be found in this article.
July 18, 2014 The Netherlands is deeply shocked by the terrible air disaster involving flight MH17. We mourn all those who were on board, whatever their nationality. Our thoughts are with their loved ones, friends, colleagues and acquaintances. The Dutch government is doing all it can to gain clarity for the victims’ families as swiftly as possible. The Netherlands is pressing for an independent and transparent international investigation and calls on all those involved to provide full and immediate cooperation. A crisis team has been set up at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in The Hague. Relatives of victims can contact the Ministry on +31 (0)70 348 7770.