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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Consorting with the kings and tsars for nearly a millennium
    Apr07

    Consorting with the kings and tsars for nearly a millennium

    This year marks the 523rd anniversary of the start of official diplomatic relations between Russia and Denmark, which began with the signing of the Love and Brotherhood Treaty in 1493. However, strong ties between the kingdom of Denmark and the Moscow Tsardom had existed long before, dating back to the 1116 union of Knud Lavard and Ingeborg of...

    Dutch voters reject EU plan in referendum hailed by eurosceptics
    Apr07

    Dutch voters reject EU plan in referendum hailed by eurosceptics

    The Dutch government may reconsider ratifying a treaty on closer European Union ties with Ukraine after a vast majority of voters rejected the agreement in a non-binding referendum. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Dutch people shoot down Ukraine referendum; Voter turnout tops 30 pct.
    Apr07

    Dutch people shoot down Ukraine referendum; Voter turnout tops 30 pct.

    On Wednesday the Netherlands voted “no” in the referendum on the association agreement between the EU and the Ukraine. According to preliminary results, the turnout was 32.2 percent, more than the minimum 30 percent for the referendum to be considered valid The post Dutch people shoot down Ukraine referendum; Voter turnout tops 30...

    Dutch snub EU-Kyiv pact in blow to leaders
    Apr07

    Dutch snub EU-Kyiv pact in blow to leaders

    61.1 percent of the Dutch voters rejected the association agreement between the EU and Ukraine …read more Source: World...

    ‘Disappearances’ under Russian rule in Crimea
    Apr07

    ‘Disappearances’ under Russian rule in Crimea

    Crimean Tatar leader says at least 22 have gone missing since Russian takeover …read more Source: World...

    Newspapers: Ukraine referendum results “an embarrassment,” “a dilemma”
    Apr07

    Newspapers: Ukraine referendum results “an embarrassment,” “a dilemma”

    On Thursday morning Dutch newspapers described the preliminary results of the Ukraine referendum – 61 percent against with a voter turnout of 32 percent – as “an embarrassment”, “a dilemma” and a “recipe for discontent”. All agree that the “no” vote means tough times ahead for Prime...

    Poroshenko: Ukraine to continue moving towards EU despite Dutch vote
    Apr07

    Poroshenko: Ukraine to continue moving towards EU despite Dutch vote

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday his country will continue moving towards the European Union despite a resounding rejection by Dutch voters of a treaty on closer ties between the European body and Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...

    Panama to form independent commission to review financial practices
    Apr07

    Panama to form independent commission to review financial practices

    Panama said on Wednesday it would form an independent commission to review the country’s financial practices following the leak of information from a local law firm that has embarrassed a clutch of world leaders. “The Panamanian government, via our foreign ministry, will create an independent commission of domestic and international experts...

    Poroshenko: Ukraine to continue moving towards EU despite Dutch vote
    Apr07

    Poroshenko: Ukraine to continue moving towards EU despite Dutch vote

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday his country will continue moving towards the European Union despite a resounding rejection by Dutch voters of a treaty on closer ties between the European body and Ukraine. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Poroshenko: Ukraine to continue moving towards EU despite Dutch vote (Reuters)
    Apr07

    Poroshenko: Ukraine to continue moving towards EU despite Dutch vote (Reuters)

    TOKYO (Reuters) – Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday his country will continue moving towards the European Union despite a resounding rejection by Dutch voters of a treaty on closer t… …read more Source: The West...