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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Netherlands voters reject EU Ukraine deal
    Apr07

    Netherlands voters reject EU Ukraine deal

    Voters in the Netherlands have rejected in a referendum an EU partnership deal to remove trade barriers with Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio New...

    Ukraine and Turkey Launch Black Sea Naval Drill Amid Russia Tensions
    Apr07

    Ukraine and Turkey Launch Black Sea Naval Drill Amid Russia Tensions

    Ukraine and Turkey have launched a joint naval exercise in the Black Sea, amid both countries’ deteriorating relationship with Russia, Ukraine’s armed forces reported on Thursday. Ukraine is currently fighting a separatist insurgency in its eastern regions of Donetsk and Luhansk, that it maintains is backed by the Russian armed...

    [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 snub EU-Kiev pact in polls
    Apr07

    Dutch snub EU-Kiev pact in polls

    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. After a day of sluggish voting, the first exit polls released by public broadcaster NOS left broad political uncertainty in a ballot being...

    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'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...