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    [Ticker] EU Commission ‘takes note’ of Dutch referendum result
    Apr07

    [Ticker] EU Commission ‘takes note’ of Dutch referendum result

    The EU Commission “takes note” of Dutch voters’ rejection of the EU-Ukraine association agreement in Wednesday’s referendum, spokesman Margaritis Schinas said. But he said it was “a matter of national competence”, so it was for the Dutch government to analyse the result. Some 64 percent of voters rejected the...

    Dutch Referendum: a symbolic blow to the establishment & an opportunity for change
    Apr07

    Dutch Referendum: a symbolic blow to the establishment & an opportunity for change

    Over the course of the past decade or so, the Netherlands has had two opportunities to snub the EU elites and it has not passed on either of the two: first in 2005 when the country voted against the Lisbon Treaty and then yesterday when the Dutch held a popular vote on the EU-Ukraine trade deal. In their revamped obstinate enthusiasm to stand up...

    Netherlands rejects EU-Ukraine partnership deal
    Apr07

    Netherlands rejects EU-Ukraine partnership deal

    AMSTERDAM, 7th April, 2016 (WAM) – Voters in the Netherlands have rejected in a referendum an EU partnership deal to remove trade barriers with Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Dutch vote against EU-Kiev pact no ‘obstacle’, says Poroshenko (AFP)
    Apr07

    Dutch vote against EU-Kiev pact no ‘obstacle’, says Poroshenko (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Thursday that a “No” vote in a Dutch referendum on a key EU pact with Kiev was no obstacle to the ex-Soviet country’s integration with the bloc. …read more Source: The West...

    Dutch voters overwhelmingly rejected a Ukraine-EU treaty that took effect in January
    Apr07

    Dutch voters overwhelmingly rejected a Ukraine-EU treaty that took effect in January

    Only 32 percent of voters went to the polls. …read more Source: Business...

    EU may require visas from Americans and Canadians -EU source
    Apr07

    EU may require visas from Americans and Canadians -EU source

    Obama is due to visit Britain before meeting German Chancellor Angela Merkel at a trade fair in Hanover on April 24.EU outlines options for change to asylum systemEU set for new row over asylum rules overhaulUkraine vows swift end to political crisis, wins EU offer of visa-free travel …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    EU's Juncker saddened by Dutch vote on Ukraine
    Apr07

    EU's Juncker saddened by Dutch vote on Ukraine

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker was saddened by the outcome of a Dutch referendum that overwhelmingly rejected a Ukraine-European Union treaty on closer political and economic ties, the Commission said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    What was the Dutch referendum all about?
    Apr07

    What was the Dutch referendum all about?

    Result will send geopolitical tremors through Ukraine and holds lessons for Brexit campaigns …read more Source: Financial...

    Dutch voters overwhelmingly reject Ukraine-EU treaty
    Apr07

    Dutch voters overwhelmingly reject Ukraine-EU treaty

    Voters reject trade treaty by a 64-36 margain on a 32 per cent turnout …read more Source: The Irish...

    Nigel Farage tells politicians not to intervene in other countries’ EU debates – then campaigns in Holland
    Apr07

    Nigel Farage tells politicians not to intervene in other countries’ EU debates – then campaigns in Holland

    Hypocrite in hypocrisy shock. Oh, Nigel. You raging hypocrite. There was a European referendum in Holland yesterday, which was quite different to ours. But the result did give the EU a bit of a bloody nose by rejecting a new treaty with Ukraine. Nigel Farage loves referendums. He has spent rather a long time campaigning to have one in the UK. And...