08 May 2020 – Announced joint approach to tackling COVID-19 with Belgium and Germany

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Overview: The Dutch Government has announced they will be taking a joint approach in combating the spread of COVID-19 with Belgium and Germany.

The three countries have been discussing the relaxation of COVID-19 measures and possible exit strategies, as the transition to the next phase of this crisis begins. All countries have a shared interest in a controlled and well-coordinated exit and recovery strategy, especially in border areas.

Although measures in the three countries differ significantly, the aim is to control the spread of COVID-19 as much as possible for all regions.
Full details here: https://www.rijksoverheid.nl/onderwerpen/coronavirus-covid-19/nieuws/2020/05/08/gezamenlijke-verklaring-nederland-belgie-en-duitsland-over-het-tegengaan-van-de-verspreiding-van-corona-virus