In the Parliament of the Netherlands gathered the required majority, to vote for the Association Agreement between Ukraine and the EU

Today, 21 February, took place in the Hague in the discussions, which took place in the presence of Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte and foreign Minister Bert Koenders.

Second chamber of Parliament
The Netherlands has the legally required number of votes to ratify
the bill introduced by the government of the country, on Association of Ukraine and
The European Union, reports “Диалог.UA”.

The vote itself on
the bill is scheduled in the Parliament of the Netherlands on 23 Feb 2017
but it is now clear that it will be successful for Ukraine, because in support
the ratification of the expressed majority of the Parliament and that will be enough to
the vote to ratify the bill of July 8, 2015 Agreement
on Association between Ukraine and the EU.

After the vote and adoption
the Dutch Parliament this bill will be a meeting of the Senate,
who makes the final decision.It is expected that the meeting
The Senate will be held immediately after the parliamentary elections, scheduled for March 15, 2017.

Recall that the Netherlands
become the only EU country that refused to ratify this
a document summarizing the results of a referendum.

However, it is worth noting that the obtained
the results of the referendum are Advisory in nature.

As previously reported”Диалог.UA” Pavlo Klimkin said that the UN security Council urgently needs reform, not to allow some members to abuse their rights of veto.