The Association agreement EU-Ukraine: Commissioner Hahn pribyvaet the vote in the Parliament of the Netherlands

The European Commission welcomed the positive vote in the lower house of the Dutch Parliament of a bill on the ratification of the Association Agreement EU-Ukraine.

This was written in Twitter the European Commissioner for European neighbourhood policy and enlargement negotiations Johannes Hahn.

“Congratulations on the positive vote of the Dutch house of representatives for the Association Agreement EU-Ukraine. This is a step in the right direction!”, the Commissioner emphasized.

Welcome the positive vote of #Dutch House of Representatives on #EU-#Ukraine Association Agreement. Step in the right direction!

— Johannes Hahn (@JHahnEU) 23 Feb 2017

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Poroshenko thanked the Dutch Parliament for a vote on ratification of the Agreement EU-Ukraine

We will remind,in the lower house of the Dutch Parliament of 1 February, has submitted a legislative proposalcontaining recommendation to adopt a law which ratified the Association agreement between Ukraine and the European Union.

Last year the Dutch voted against the agreement on Association of Ukraine with the EU. Then the NYT reported that one of the opponents of ratification of this agreement was left of the Dutch MP Harry van Bommel, who for campaigning at various events and in the media used a group of Russian pseudo-Ukrainians.