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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Low turnout endangers Dutch vote on EU-Ukraine pact
    Apr07

    Low turnout endangers Dutch vote on EU-Ukraine pact

    As expected, the vote underscored a deep-rooted scepticism about the Netherlands’ place in Europe. …read more Source: AL...

    Dutch vote on EU-Ukraine pact as skepticism threatens upset
    Apr07

    Dutch vote on EU-Ukraine pact as skepticism threatens upset

    The EU’s other 27 states have waved the trade agreement through. But in Holland, opponents say the treaty paves the way for EU membership — and they’re not happy about it. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Dutch voters reject EU-Kiev deal, ballot valid: projection
    Apr07

    Dutch voters reject EU-Kiev deal, ballot valid: projection

    THE HAGUE – Dutch voters largely rejected a cooperation accord between the EU and Ukraine Wednesday with some 61 percent against the deal, the Dutch news agency ANP projected, adding that enough people had taken part for the referendum to be valid. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    What We’re Following This Evening
    Apr07

    What We’re Following This Evening

    A Dutch referendum: The polls have closed in the Netherlands for a vote on a free trade deal between the European Union and Ukraine. The majority of voters, about 64 percent, rejected the agreement, but an exit poll showed that the turnout may have fallen short of the total required for the vote to be valid. The poll put turnout at 32 percent,...

    Dutch reject the EU treaty with Ukraine in referendum
    Apr07

    Dutch reject the EU treaty with Ukraine in referendum

    The Netherlands on Wednesday voted in a referendum against the EU’s treaty with Ukraine by some 62% to 38%. Turnout,… …read more Source:...

    Russian Public Unfazed by Panama Papers
    Apr07

    Russian Public Unfazed by Panama Papers

    People around the world have reacted with shock and outrage to the trove of documents leaked from a law firm in Panama that revealed secret bank accounts connected to hundreds of public officials, politicians and celebrities. The list of notables includes the current leaders of Argentina, Britain, China, Iceland, Russia, and Ukraine, among...

    Dutch PM – may reconsider Ukraine treaty ratification
    Apr07

    Dutch PM – may reconsider Ukraine treaty ratification

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Wednesday his government may have to reconsider ratifying a treaty on closer ties between the European Union and Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Dutch snub EU-Kiev pact, but exit polls cast doubt on turnout
    Apr07

    Dutch snub EU-Kiev pact, but exit polls cast doubt on turnout

    THE HAGUE – Dutch voters Wednesday rejected a key EU pact with Ukraine in a referendum seen as a barometer of anti-EU feeling, but low turnout cast doubts on whether the ballot was valid, exit polls showed. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Outcome of Dutch vote on EU-Ukraine deal ‘too close to call’
    Apr07

    Outcome of Dutch vote on EU-Ukraine deal ‘too close to call’

    The outcome of Wednesday’s referendum in the Netherlands on closer ties between the EU and Ukraine is said to be too close to call. The vote is… …read more Source:...

    Kyiv, Washington Agree: Russian Threat Isn’t Going Away
    Apr06

    Kyiv, Washington Agree: Russian Threat Isn’t Going Away

    KYIV, Ukraine—The Ukraine war is going into its third year, and leaders in Washington and Kyiv are bracing for the possibility that Russian military brinksmanship may be the new status quo in Eastern Europe. In Ukraine, some worry the time soon may be ripe for an uptick in the Russian-backed war in the eastern part of the nation. Warm summer...