This page presents the Prime Minister’s speeches. What is said may differ from the written word. In such cases the rule is: check against delivery.
The English page only contains the speeches that are available in English.
Earlier speeches are categorised according to the Prime Minister and the year in which they were delivered.
Danish fighter aircrafts have landed in Kuwait. They are to participate in the international campaign against the terrorist organisation, ISIL. This was decided by the Folketing last week.
I am truly honored to be here today at the Matthiae Mahl, the oldest ceremonial banquet in the world. The continuity of more than 650 years is indeed impressive. It is much shorter, however, than the relations between Denmark and Hamburg.