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The Prime Minister Of The Netherlands Dropped His Coffee And Cleaned It Up Himself

"I am proud of Dutch Prime Minister Mark RutteπŸ‡³πŸ‡±."

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The prime minister of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte, was on his way to the coalition council in the Hague.

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A video taken by NOS shows the PM walking into a building and dropping his coffee.

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He then decided to grab a mop and clean it up himself.

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The cleaners came over to watch and cheered for the PM.

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Rutte made sure to get every drop of coffee.

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Although he did need a bit of a hand with his mop adjustment.

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People really love that he cleaned it up himself.

🌍 Question: what would the president or prime minister of your country do if he/she would accidentally drop a cup of coffee? β˜•οΈ I am proud of Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte @MinPres πŸ‡³πŸ‡± And this is not just because it is #WorldEnvironmentDay https://t.co/AQWn002HlD

True democracy, true leadership, no luxuriousness, no circle of sycophants and apple-polishers, no protocol, true public servant not ruler, simple & humble style of politics πŸ‘‡ Dutch PM Rutte accidentally spilled his coffee and then did not hesitate to clean up the mess himself. https://t.co/9MhkX7vAmI

Dutch PM Mark Rutte dropped his coffee by mistake and see what he does next. Salute @markrutte πŸ™ #MarkRutte

"What a Man!!"

What a Man!! Dutch PM Mark Rutte spilled coffee in Parliament. He took the mop & cleaned it up himself to loud cheers of the cleaners!!πŸ‘πŸ‘ https://t.co/cxYS4iE3pT

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Ikran is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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