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    Dilemma for Dutch PM Rutte after voters reject EU-Ukraine partnership deal
    Apr07

    Dilemma for Dutch PM Rutte after voters reject EU-Ukraine partnership deal

    The ball is in his court after the Netherlands rejected an EU partnership deal with Ukraine. But Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte told reporters… …read more Source:...

    For Ukraine’s Poroshenko, a growing crisis hits a critical juncture
    Apr07

    For Ukraine’s Poroshenko, a growing crisis hits a critical juncture

    Amid plunging public trust, the Panama Papers revealed this week that the struggling Ukrainian president holds offshore accounts, and the Dutch resoundingly voted against accepting Ukraine into the EU. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Battered EU is loser again in Dutch referendum on Ukraine
    Apr07

    Battered EU is loser again in Dutch referendum on Ukraine

    BRUSSELS — It once seemed a quaint formality, but the Netherlands’ referendum on a European Union free-trade deal with Ukraine amounted to a slap in the face for the EU — and yet another serious challenge to the European dream. Under Dutch law, it gave them the best chance to snub their nose at “Brussels” — increasingly used as a negative...

    ‘Your vote means NOTHING’ Brussels insists land grab plot WILL go ahead despite Dutch ‘no’
    Apr07

    ‘Your vote means NOTHING’ Brussels insists land grab plot WILL go ahead despite Dutch ‘no’

    EUROPEAN UNION leaders were tonight plotting to override the democratic wishes of the Dutch people and plough ahead with a rejected plan to tighten their grip on Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Battered EU Is Loser again in Dutch Referendum on Ukraine
    Apr07

    Battered EU Is Loser again in Dutch Referendum on Ukraine

    It once seemed a quaint formality, but the Netherlands’ referendum on a European Union free-trade deal with Ukraine amounted to a slap in the face for the EU – and yet another serious challenge to the European dream.Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the EU’s executive… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine blame game erupts over outcome of Dutch referendum
    Apr07

    Ukraine blame game erupts over outcome of Dutch referendum

    The Ukrainian president is sticking to the course he’s been steering toward the EU, yet some critics blame him for the results of a Dutch referendum in which a majority of voters rejected the EU-Ukraine accord. …read more Source:...

    Navalny: Hold Russians Named in ‘Panama Papers’ Accountable
    Apr07

    Navalny: Hold Russians Named in ‘Panama Papers’ Accountable

    Close associates of Russian President Vladimir Putin figure prominently in the Panama Papers, the leaked financial documents that shocked the world this week, but the revelations are drawing little more than a shrug in official Moscow. The Russian public appears to accept that those in power amass wealth. And moreover, Russian commentators say...

    Battered EU is loser again in Dutch referendum on Ukraine
    Apr07

    Battered EU is loser again in Dutch referendum on Ukraine

    BRUSSELS (AP) — It once seemed a quaint formality, but the Netherlands’ referendum vote on a European Union free-trade deal with Ukraine produced a raised middle finger to the EU — and yet another serious challenge to the European dream. …read more Source: U.S....

    The Dutch Revolt
    Apr07

    The Dutch Revolt

    The Dutch public, voting in a referendum, slapped down the EU’s agreement with Ukraine. OpenEurope reports: In the referendum that took place yesterday, Dutch voters rejected the Association Agreement establishing closer economic and political ties between the EU and Ukraine by 61.1% to 38.1% – with 0.8% of blank ballots. Turnout was low at...

    Battered EU is loser again in Dutch referendum on Ukraine
    Apr07

    Battered EU is loser again in Dutch referendum on Ukraine

    BRUSSELS (AP) — It once seemed a quaint formality, but the Netherlands’ referendum on a European Union free-trade deal with Ukraine amounted to a… …read more Source:...