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Dutch Populist Wilders Suggests He Would Ban Turkish Cabinet Visits During Campaign To Change Turkey's Constitution

The Associated Press

Dutch right wing populist Geert Wilders says that he would ban Turkey’s Cabinet from visiting the Netherlands in coming weeks to prevent ministers campaigning here for a referendum on changing Turkey’s constitution. 174 more words

Anti-Islam Dutch Campaigner Geert Wilders Shakes Up European Politics -- "We are going to de-Islamise the Netherlands very quickly and that is no slip of the tongue."

Anti-Islam campaigner Geert Wilders was accused of being a liar on Sunday for telling a German  television show that murdered populist politician Pim Fortuyn had been murdered by a radical Muslim. 423 more words

Unpayable debts and an existential EU financial crisis - Is the break-up of the euro now inevitable?

Central banks can go bust in a currency union. The Bank of Italy is flirting with danger, racking up €364bn in ECB liabilities that the Italian state cannot easily cover… 164 more words

India Launches More Than 100 Satellites Into Orbit


FEB. 15, 2017, 1:12 A.M. E.S.T.

NEW DELHI — India’s space agency said it successfully launched more than 100 foreign nano satellites into orbit Wednesday aboard a single rocket. 222 more words

Philippines: Communist Party rejects termination of peace talks

By Karlos Manlupig – Correspondent / @kmanlupigINQ

Inquirer Mindanao / 02:12 PM February 06, 2017

DAVAO CITY – The Communist Party of the Philippines rejected the termination of peace negotiations with the government and expressed optimism both parties would meet again this month. 665 more words

Groningen Round-up

It’s been a while, and Meatball is dissapointed in us for not updating the blog lately.

I mean look at her. Judging us. Not cool cat. 485 more words

Life In Groningen

Ukrainians trying (again) to argue against the Dutch ‘No’ while ratification remains uncertain

A guest post by Elitsa Kortenska:

Since 6 April 2016 when a consultative referendum in the Netherlands on the EU’s Association Agreement  with Ukraine resulted in 61 percent votes against it and 38 percent in favour, ratification is on hold. 731 more words

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