Pieter Kooijmans

Politician

1933 – 2013

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Who was Pieter Kooijmans?

Pieter Hendrik "Peter" Kooijmans was a Dutch jurist, politician and diplomat. He was a member of the Anti Revolutionary Party and later a member of its successor party the Christian Democratic Appeal. He was State Secretary and later Minister of Foreign Affairs. In between these periods of office he worked for the UN as the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture. He served as a Judge on the International Court of Justice.

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Born
Jul 6, 1933
Heemstede
Also known as
  • Judge Pieter Kooijmans
Religion
  • Christianity
  • Protestantism
  • Protestant Church in the Netherlands
Nationality
  • Netherlands
Profession
Education
  • Vrije Universiteit
Lived in
  • North Holland
  • Wassenaar
Died
Feb 13, 2013

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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