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    European Commission: Dutch referendum has no effect on Ukraine agreement
    Apr07

    European Commission: Dutch referendum has no effect on Ukraine agreement

    The Netherlands voting “no” in the referendum on the association agreement between the EU and Ukraine, has no effect on the agreement itself. The agreement was already signed and unanimously adopted by all EU member states’ heads of government, and the Dutch “no” does not change that, a spokesperson for the European...

    ‘Little Englanders’ take comfort from Dutch ‘No’ to EU
    Apr07

    ‘Little Englanders’ take comfort from Dutch ‘No’ to EU

    LONDON — The organizers of a shock Dutch vote against the EU have struck a deal with British Euroskeptics to campaign in the U.K. ahead of this summer’s historic Brexit referendum. In a boost for the “Leave” campaign, Nigel Farage, the MEP and leader of the anti-EU U.K. Independence Party, said he had been contacted by the leaders of the...

    There’s No Dutch Treat for Ukraine’s Poroshenko
    Apr07

    There’s No Dutch Treat for Ukraine’s Poroshenko

    And no Dutch courage either; an independent Ukraine gets no support. …read more Source:...

    Loop Breakfast Bites
    Apr07

    Loop Breakfast Bites

    Loop Breakfast Bites is a round up of the top international stories making news. Student’s promising life cut short by failed experiment http://www.looptt.com/content/students-promising-life-cut-short-failed-e… At 18, Bernard Moon was looking at a bright future. A charismatic high school honors student and athlete, he had been...

    Ethiopia told to do mass doping tests or face IAAF ban
    Apr07

    Ethiopia told to do mass doping tests or face IAAF ban

    Ethiopia must carry out mass doping tests on up to 200 athletes by November or be the latest to face further action by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and a possible ban by the IAAF, track and field officials in the country said Thursday. Ethiopia will attempt to test between 150 and 200 athletes over the next seven months and will start as...

    Ukraine formally joins Trans-Caspian Int’l Transport Route
    Apr07

    Ukraine formally joins Trans-Caspian Int’l Transport Route

    Ukrainian Railways Company Ukrzaliznytsia is drafting a proposal for joining the project of transporting containers via Trans-Caspian International Transport Route connecting Europe with China via Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan. …read more Source:...

    Dutch voters reject Ukraine-EU treaty (AAP)
    Apr07

    Dutch voters reject Ukraine-EU treaty (AAP)

    Dutch voters have rejected an EU-Ukraine treaty by a 64-36 margin, with the outcome seen as a rebuke to the government and the EU establishment. …read more Source: The West...

    Putin-Inspired Cafe With Obama Toilet Paper Opens in Russia
    Apr07

    Putin-Inspired Cafe With Obama Toilet Paper Opens in Russia

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has inspired a new cafe in Russia’s city of Krasnoyarsk, where his face is spread across the walls, besides a picture of him riding a bear adorning the menu and toilet paper embellished with U.S. President Barack Obama’s face. The new dining establishment, appropriately called “Cafe President”, is...

    Juncker is ‘sad’ about Dutch No vote
    Apr07

    Juncker is ‘sad’ about Dutch No vote

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is “sad” about the results of a Dutch referendum on an EU-Ukraine deal, an emotion shared Thursday by many European politicians to what is being seen as another sign of voters’ antipathy to Brussels. Dutch voters on Wednesday overwhelmingly rejected a cooperation agreement between the EU and...

    Dutch voters reject EU-Ukraine partnership deal
    Apr07

    Dutch voters reject EU-Ukraine partnership deal

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko insisted his country would “continue our movement towards the EU”. …read more Source:...