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27 Nov 2023

Anti-Islam Populist Geert Wilders Wins Dutch General Election

Veteran anti-Islam populist, Geert Wilders, secures victory in the Dutch general election. Wilders' Freedom Party (PVV) is projected to win 37 seats after nearly complete vote count, outstripping closest rival, left-wing ex-EU commissioner Frans Timmermans. The win comes after Wilders' long political journey, spanning 25 years in parliament.