The centre holds: Geert Wilders’s anti-immigration party does worse than expected in the Dutch election 

The Netherlands now faces lengthy haggling before a government based on dozens of compromises can take shape. In other words, Dutch politics as usual—just what Mr Wilders and his followers despise. The anti-immigrant right had hoped the row with Turkey would help them reframe the election as a battle between the Netherlands and Islam. Instead, it handed Mr Rutte control of the agenda.

The centre holds: Geert Wilders’s anti-immigration party does worse than expected in the Dutch election | The Economist

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