The Netherlands defeated Iran in straight sets (26-24, 25-21, 25-21) in the 2022 Volleyball Nations League (VNL) Pool 1 in Brasilia, Brazil Friday night.
Iran urged the Netherlands not to tie improving its relation with Iran to the Vienna talks and called for practical action from the Dutch for the launch of direct flights between Tehran and Amsterdam.
The Netherlands will ban flights carrying passengers from the United Kingdom from Sunday as Britain detected a new coronavirus strain.
The Syrian government berated the Netherlands for launching a new bid through international bodies to hold it responsible for alleged human rights violations.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of the Netherlands Stef Blok will pay a two-day visit to Tehran on Feb. 21-22 to hold talks with top Iranian officials.
Finland, Belgium, Denmark, Netherlands, Norway, and Sweden will join the INSTEX mechanism for trade with Iran