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November 20, 2013 In his speech President and Minister of Finance, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, described the Eurozone as a community with solidarity among its members and an understanding of each other’s responsibilities. The euro crisis has put this community to the test. Doubts were raised about member states’ commitment to the rights and obligations within a monetary union. But the Eurozone took its responsibility - it showed significant efforts to help weak members and strengthened fiscal policy legislations at the same time. The work on the future design of the system is ongoing.
August 29, 2013 Following the official commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Peace Palace, a ministerial conference on the peaceful settlement of disputes was held on 28 August, under the chairmanship of Dutch foreign minister Frans Timmermans. Together with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and panel members from various international organisations, Mr Timmermans signed a declaration that underscores the importance of peaceful dispute settlement and article 33 of the UN Charter.