Liberal International

LI President nominated to lead Dutch Liberals

Liberal International , vrijdag 03 mei 2013

The LI President is a member of the VVD presidium (Kerngroep) as well as a member of the weekly VVD Ministerial Co-ordination Meeting and has worked tirelessly with liberals across Europe and beyond, showing deftness in his handling of international relations. Van Baalen said: “It is a huge challenge and a great honour to lead VVD to victory in the European elections for the sake of Dutch and European Interests and the liberal principles of Freedom and Democracy”.

As a Member of the European Parliament, Hans van Baalen has consistently demonstrated his internationalist credentials, having sat on the Committee on Foreign Affairs and the Subcommittee on Security and Defence.