Pavlopoulos congratulates Rutte, says his win has positive effects for the whole of Europe

President Prokopis Pavlopoulos congratulated re-elected Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Thursday, after he emerged victorious at the country’s parliamentary elections on Wednesday.

Pavlopoulos spoke on the phone with Rutte noting his win boosts pro-European political forces but also has positive effects for the whole of Europe. He also wished a similar result in the coming crucial elections in other member-states.