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The Dutch rejection of an EU-Ukraine deal isn’t about Ukraine

April 8, 2016, Tim Boersma

On Wednesday, Dutch voters rejected—via a consultative referendum—the association agreement of the EU with Ukraine. Why? And what does it mean for the Netherlands and the EU?

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