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    What Now For Ukraine’s EU Association Agreement?
    Apr07

    What Now For Ukraine’s EU Association Agreement?

    A largely symbolic vote in the Netherlands has sent shivers through the European Union and reminded Ukraine that it remains an outsider to many Europeans. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood
    Apr07

    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood

    AMSTERDAM: Dutch voters cast ballots in a referendum on Wednesday on the European Union’s treaty with Ukraine, providing a gauge of anti-EU sentiment weeks before Britain puts its membership of the bloc on the line. Launched by eurosceptic… …read more Source: The News...

    The Dutch Hit Back at the EU (Via Ukraine)
    Apr07

    The Dutch Hit Back at the EU (Via Ukraine)

    As tends to happen when EU voters are given a direct say on the European project, Brussels has just lost another referendum.This time, Dutch voters have said ‘nee’ to the EU’s association agreement (a trade deal and much more besides) with Ukraine. I posted a bit about the coming vote here on the Corner in January, drawing heavily on...

    NATO Challenged by More Assertive Russia, Militants
    Apr07

    NATO Challenged by More Assertive Russia, Militants

    NATO is preparing to step up its response to Islamic State and a more assertive Russia responsible for aggressive actions in Ukraine. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg spoke with VOA’s Serbian Service about the alliance’s future this week in Washington. “That is the two main challenges we face and they are very different. But at...

    Dutch Voters Reject European Union’s Trade Deal With Ukraine
    Apr07

    Dutch Voters Reject European Union’s Trade Deal With Ukraine

    In a nonbinding referendum, voters said no to a trade and cooperation pact. All 28 member countries must approve the deal. …read more Source: The New York...

    Dutch vote against Ukraine-EU deal in referendum: preliminary result
    Apr07

    Dutch vote against Ukraine-EU deal in referendum: preliminary result

    A vast majority of the Dutch voters rejected the Ukraine-European Union Association Agreement in a referendum on Wednesday, with the turnout being just above the threshold of 30 percent. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-04/07/c_135256473.htm target=_blank title="Dutch vote against Ukraine-EU deal in...

    Dutch snub EU-Kiev pact in blow to leaders
    Apr07

    Dutch snub EU-Kiev pact in blow to leaders

    [The Hague] Dutch voters Wednesday rejected a key European pact with Ukraine in a people’s referendum seen as a barometer of anti-EU feeling, media predictions said, dealing an embarrassing blow to the government. …read more Source: The Business...

    Politicians, celebs in spotlight over offshore accounts
    Apr07

    Politicians, celebs in spotlight over offshore accounts

    BERLIN — The fallout from a massive leak of records on offshore accounts dragged a growing number of leaders and celebrities into the spotlight Wednesday, with a Bollywood actor, a race car driver and Ukraine’s president among those denying they evaded taxes. The reports center on millions of documents detailing how the rich and powerful...

    Dutch snub EU-Kiev pact in blow to leaders
    Apr07

    Dutch snub EU-Kiev pact in blow to leaders

    Dutch voters on Wednesday rejected a key European pact with Ukraine in a people’s referendum seen as a barometer of anti-EU feeling, media predictions said, dealing an embarrassing blow to the government. …read more Source: Channel...

    Lessons of the Panama Papers: Yes, the rich are different from us — they stole our money
    Apr07

    Lessons of the Panama Papers: Yes, the rich are different from us — they stole our money

    F. Scott Fitzgerald apparently never told his Parisian drinking buddy Ernest Hemingway, “Ernie, the rich are different from us,” only to be rebuffed by the legendary comeback, “Yes, they have more money.” Like so many famous anecdotes, that one was cooked up years after the fact (probably by Fitzgerald’s posthumous editor, the literary...