Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko (L) and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attend a press briefing after talks at Abe's official residence in Tokyo, Japan, April 6, 2016. REUTERS/Kimimasa Mayama/Pool
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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Thursday his country will continue moving towards the European Union despite a resounding rejection by Dutch voters of a treaty on closer ties between the European body and Ukraine.The broad political, trade and defense treaty is already provisionally in place but has to be ratified by all 28 EU member states for every part of it to have full legal force. The Dutch government said Wednesday that it could not ignore the vote but that it may take weeks to decide how to respond.
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