However, in recent years, calls for a solely ceremonial royal house in The Netherlands have been gaining strength.
Rasmussen: Well I think the situation in the Netherlands is unique and very much influenced by domestic political factors.
Most of the visitors were from the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, and the Netherlands.
He had grown up with them in the Netherlands, and desperately wanted to bring them to the big screen.
Some, like the Netherlands, have in fact already withdrawn, and others are likely to follow suit.
The king received his mission most graciously, and Rubens returned to the Netherlands crowned with honors and success.
Zealand is the richest agricultural province in the Netherlands.
When Philip doubted how to deal with the troubles in the Netherlands, Pius bade him deal with them by force of arms.
It appears, however, that only to the Netherlands Government did they hand in their credentials.
He was determined to pursue his own arbitrary course, and the 704 issue was the revolt of the Netherlands.
from Dutch Nederland, literally "lower land" (see nether); said to have been used by the Austrians (who ruled much of the southern part of the Low Countries from 1713 to 1795), by way of contrast to the mountains they knew, but the name is older than this. The Netherlands formerly included Flanders and thus were equivalent geographically and etymologically to the Low Countries. Related: Netherlander; Netherlandish (c.1600).