Dutch Envoy Sees True Progress in Afghanistan

With extensive experience helping steer his country's foreign policy, advising his prime minister for nearly a decade through such times as the Balkan wars, the forming of the European Union and the War on Terror, new Dutch Ambassador Wim Geerts brings with him impressive credentials—and some strong convictions.

Michelle Collins
Published: Wednesday, 09/17/2008 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 10/23/2013 11:53 am EDT

With extensive experience helping steer his country's foreign policy, advising his prime minister for nearly a decade through such times as the Balkan wars, the forming of the European Union and the War on Terror, new Dutch Ambassador Wim Geerts brings with him impressive credentials—and some strong convictions.

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