English translation: return to the conference hall
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21:37 Dec 22, 2003
Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Dutch term or phrase:nemen banden op
In december nemen de Ministers van Buitenlandse zaken de conventionele (m.b.t. een conventie) banden weer op.
Explanation: I'm assuming from the context that this refers to a series of negotiations which is resuming after a scheduled pause. Chris seems to be assuming that the negotiations have broken down and are re-starting. Sandra will now have to determine from the wider context which of us is wrong!