Juncker: ‘Dutch “NO” will result in big continental crisis’

JunckerTuskPoroshenkoIn April the Dutch people will vote on the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement.  In an interview with the NRC, a Dutch leading newspaper, Juncker warned the Dutch voters a “NO” would lead to a big continental crisis.  “Russia and anti-European movements will profit from a Dutch No; the Dutch have to vote yes for reasons not related to the treaty, the Dutch should act like a European strategist” according to Mr Juncker.
Even the Dutch leader of the most pro-European party, Mr Pechtold, was shocked by the warning, fearing it would have an adverse affect on the Dutch voters. Continue reading