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    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...

    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...

    Russia’s new National Guard will be tasked to suppress riots
    Apr06

    Russia’s new National Guard will be tasked to suppress riots

    MOSCOW (AP) — The National Guard being formed in Russia will be given broad powers to suppress riots, according to a presidential decree released Wednesday. Analysts said President Vladimir Putin’s decision to create the National Guard could reflect Kremlin fears of possible anti-government protests — or even a coup attempt — amid an...

    [Ticker] Exit poll: 64% of Dutch reject EU-Ukraine deal
    Apr06

    [Ticker] Exit poll: 64% of Dutch reject EU-Ukraine deal

    According to an exit poll published after polls closed, 64 percent of Dutch people voted against the EU-Ukraine association agreement. However it is unclear if the required 30 percent voter turnout threshold was passed. …read more Source:...

    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...

    Dutch say ‘no’ to treaty with Ukraine and 29% vote: Nos exit poll
    Apr06

    Dutch say ‘no’ to treaty with Ukraine and 29% vote: Nos exit poll

    The Dutch have voted ‘no’ in a referendum on the EU’s treaty with Ukraine, with 29% of the electorate taking… …read more Source:...

    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

    Exit poll too close to call if turnout in Dutch referendum on EU-Ukraine pact was high enough …read more Source: ABC...

    Austrian president rails against EU sanctions on Russia
    Apr06

    Austrian president rails against EU sanctions on Russia

    Austrian President Heinz Fischer has told his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin that Austria could help remove EU sanctions. That is, if Russia ensures complete fulfillment of its side of the Ukraine ceasefire deal. …read more Source:...