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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Dialogue With Russia or Dialogue of the Deaf?
    Apr06

    Dialogue With Russia or Dialogue of the Deaf?

    The Washington Post asked an important question in an editorial late last week discussing the nature of Vladimir Putin’s regime in Russia: does his behavior in office disqualify him from being a strategic partner for the United States? When thinking about foreign policy we should remember Samuel Johnson’s admonition to James Boswell...

    Dutch voters snub EU-Kiev pact, but exit polls cast doubt on turnout
    Apr06

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

    Dutch voters on 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: Channel...

    Keep a Close Watch on the Panama Papers, the Biggest, Most Damning Data Leak in the History of Journalism
    Apr06

    Keep a Close Watch on the Panama Papers, the Biggest, Most Damning Data Leak in the History of Journalism

    The Panama Papers. Sounds like a Bond movie only better. It involves an unprecedented data leak — 2.6 terabytes (enough to fill 600 DVDs) involving 11.5 million in tax and legal documents — and the largest collaborative investigation in journalism history involving more than 370 journalists from over 70 countries, according to the...

    Dutch referendum hangs in balance
    Apr06

    Dutch referendum hangs in balance

    Turnout of 29% for vote on controversial trade deal between the EU and Ukraine …read more Source: Financial...

    Exit poll: Dutch voters against Ukraine deal
    Apr06

    Exit poll: Dutch voters against Ukraine deal

    Exit polling in the Netherlands shows that a large proportion of Dutch voters have turned out to say against a trade agreement between the European Union and the Ukraine, but questions remain over the validity of the referendum vote. A law that went into force last year on such ballot measures require a voter turnout of 30 percent to be...

    Dutch voters reject EU-Ukraine deal, doubts on turnout: exit polls (AFP)
    Apr06

    Dutch voters reject EU-Ukraine deal, doubts on turnout: exit polls (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – Dutch voters on Wednesday rejected a key EU-Kiev pact in a referendum seen as a barometer of anti-EU feeling, but it was not immediately clear if enough people had taken part for the ballot to be valid, exit polls showed. …read more Source: The West...

    Outcome Unclear In Dutch Referendum On Closer EU-Ukraine Ties
    Apr06

    Outcome Unclear In Dutch Referendum On Closer EU-Ukraine Ties

    An early exit poll for a Dutch referendum on a European Union pact with Ukraine says it is unclear whether enough voters turned out to cast ballots, leaving the vote’s validity up in the air. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Exit poll too close to call if turnout in Dutch referendum on EU-Ukraine pact was high enough
    Apr06

    Exit poll too close to call if turnout in Dutch referendum on EU-Ukraine pact was high enough

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) ” Exit poll too close to call if turnout in Dutch referendum on EU-Ukraine pact was high enough. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Court temporarily stays US inmate’s execution for review
    Apr06

    Court temporarily stays US inmate’s execution for review

    RICHMOND, Virginia (AP) ” A Ukrainian-born death row inmate convicted of hiring a man to kill his ex-girlfriend plans to take his case to the U.S. Supreme Court after a federal appeals court halted his execution.The 4th U.S. Circuit… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Dutch reject EU-Ukraine deal
    Apr06

    Dutch reject EU-Ukraine deal

    The Dutch rejected an EU deal with Ukraine in a referendum on Wednesday, with 64 percent voting No, according to an exit poll. According to the broadcaster NOS, the turnout was 29 percent when polling stations closed at 9 p.m. The final result will come in late Wednesday evening, polling organization Ipsos said. The result of the referendum is...