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Netherlands politics

World news about “Netherlands politics” published by euronews.

23/05 14:43 CET

Eurosceptic Wilders disappointed over predicted loss of seats

Eurosceptic Wilders disappointed over predicted loss of seats

It was supposed to be a celebration, instead for Geert Wilders it was the pain of defeat as he met with his supporters. His Eurosceptic PVV party had been predicted to top the poll in the Netherlands. It didn't just stumble but crashed and is projected to come in fourth with…