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Russia wants to discredit Ukraine by Dutch referendum – president of Netherlands Business Club

Russia wants to discredit Ukraine by Dutch referendum – president of Netherlands Business Club

The Dutch referendum is aimed to help Russia discredit Ukraine and convince people in Europe not to support it, Hans Ramaekers, President of the Kyiv – the Netherlands Business Club wrote in an open letter on Facebook.

Ramaekers takes part in the campaign for a “Yes” vote in the referendum regarding ratification the Association Agreement with Ukraine. In his letter he explains why the referendum is “not a coincidence” and asks Ukrainians of the whole world to join the campaign.

Here is the full text of the open letter:

“The 6th of April the population of The Netherlands have to go to the ballot box to vote AGAINST or PRO DCFTA ( Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area) , (short) Association Agreement between Ukraine and EU,  signed 16th of September 2014 , because Geen Peil, Geen Stijl collected more than 400.000 signatures to force a referendum.

Geen Peil, Geen Stijl absolutely does not know what they are talking about, but the referendum will take place.

I am part of the Campaign (Stem VOOR Nederland) against Geen Peil, Geen Stijl, to convince the Dutch population (before the vote) that the Association Agreement is of significant value for The Netherlands as well and especially for Ukraine.

My part will be participating in debating, discussing all issues on major Dutch TV Channels, to tackle and subvert the organization who is against accession of Ukraine. Furthermore to tell Dutch population about the experiences I have, the  perspectives I see in trading with Ukraine and Ukrainian companies who want to do business with European Union and of course the infinite possibilities of development Ukraine itself has.

In my opinion Ukraine is the last country in the world with the most positive economical perspectives for investment, partnership and creating win-win situations for all involved.


  1. How was it possible that Geen Peil, Geen Stijl got that far to force referendum. (Rumours are that Russia financed this operation) Articles about this in Dutch Newspapers.
  1. MH-17 (shot down by Russians). Still discussions about it, who did it where are radar images.
  2. Paintings robbed in Dutch Westfries Museum 10 years ago suddenly appear in Ukraine.


All above points are just political attacks against Ukraine by Russia to discredit Ukraine and convince people in Europe not to support Ukraine.


Russia is trying to take away the attention from Ukraine by supporting Assad regime in Syria.

Proclaiming to fight against ISIS, but meanwhile killing rebellions and civilians in Syria, resulting in ten thousands of refugees at Turkish border trying to enter Europe. Europe needs all attention on this issue because they cannot handle it anymore.

If referendum will result in NO for Ukraine, Ukraine will become isolated from European Union and that is exactly what Russia’s goal is. Then “God safe Ukraine”.


To back up my campaign in March on TV I need support from people in Ukraine that they agree with above mentioned issues.

Please send short email to: [email protected]  subject PRO UKRAINE.

Short text involved and name of course.”

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