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26th Feb 2024

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Juncker: Dutch 'No' on Ukraine would lead to 'continental crisis'

EU commission president Jean-Claude Juncker told NRC Handelsblad daily that if Dutch voters turn down an EU-Ukraine treaty in a non-binding referendum in April, this would "open the door to a large continental crisis" and may benefit Russia. He called on Dutch voters to "vote like a European strategist".

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