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Geert Wilders faces fine for hate speech

Dutch prosecutors have demanded the anti-immigration politician Geert Wilders be fined 5000 euros for hate speech and discrimination, though no jail sentence is being…

Dutch prosecutors have demanded the anti-immigration politician Geert Wilders be fined 5000 euros for hate speech and discrimination, though no jail sentence is being…

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Hate speech trial of far-right politician Wilders will go ahead

A Dutch court ruled on Friday that prosecutors can pursue anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders over comments in which he led a roomful of supporters in chanting that they wanted “fewer” Moroccans in th

A Dutch court ruled on Friday that prosecutors can pursue anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders over comments in which he led a roomful of supporters in chanting that they wanted “fewer” Moroccans in th

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UN human rights chief blasts Western 'demagogues'

Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein accuses prominent Western politicians of peddling fear and hate in the same way as Islamist extremists.

Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein accuses prominent Western politicians of peddling fear and hate in the same way as Islamist extremists.

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Dutch MP hands out defence spray against "Islamic testosterone bombs"

Dutch, far-right, anti-immigration MP Geert Wilders has handed out self-defence sprays containing red paint. The stunt, he says, is to help fearful

Dutch, far-right, anti-immigration MP Geert Wilders has handed out self-defence sprays containing red paint. The stunt, he says, is to help fearful

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Geert Wilders scoops politician award for third time

The Eurosceptic and anti-immigration MP Geert Wilders has been named politician of the year in a TV poll. He scooped 25 percent of the 37,000 votes

The Eurosceptic and anti-immigration MP Geert Wilders has been named politician of the year in a TV poll. He scooped 25 percent of the 37,000 votes

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Wilders and Le Pen fail to form European parliament group

Dutch eurosceptic Geert Wilders has said his Party for Freedom and four others including France’s Front National led by Marine Le Pen had failed to

Dutch eurosceptic Geert Wilders has said his Party for Freedom and four others including France’s Front National led by Marine Le Pen had failed to

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Le Pen, Wilders set for eurosceptic pact

Marine Le Pen’s Front National in France and Geert Wilders’ Freedom Party in the Netherlands could upset the political elite in both countries in

Marine Le Pen’s Front National in France and Geert Wilders’ Freedom Party in the Netherlands could upset the political elite in both countries in

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How the European elections could redesign the Eurosceptic landscape

Rising voter frustration over the European project and perceived dwindling national sovereignty is likely to push voters to vote for Eurosceptic

Rising voter frustration over the European project and perceived dwindling national sovereignty is likely to push voters to vote for Eurosceptic

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Eurosceptic Wilders and Marine Le Pen in talks to forge closer ties

Holland’s Eurosceptic politician Geert Wilders, head of the Freedom party, and French National Front leader Marine Le Pen have met at The Hague

Holland’s Eurosceptic politician Geert Wilders, head of the Freedom party, and French National Front leader Marine Le Pen have met at The Hague

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Wilders heckled as 'racist scum' in Australia

Demonstrators scuffled with police in the Australian city of Melbourne on Wednesday where Dutch anti-Islam MP Geert Wilders was giving a

Demonstrators scuffled with police in the Australian city of Melbourne on Wednesday where Dutch anti-Islam MP Geert Wilders was giving a

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News+: Dutch pro-Europe parties claim victory

In the Netherlands any fears that the Dutch people would punish the country’s pro-European parties for the euro crisis were quickly dispelled on

In the Netherlands any fears that the Dutch people would punish the country’s pro-European parties for the euro crisis were quickly dispelled on

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Netherlands election: Polls show Liberals and Labour neck and neck

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has reminded eurosceptic voters in today’s parliamentary election that his Liberal party is the one most committed to

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has reminded eurosceptic voters in today’s parliamentary election that his Liberal party is the one most committed to

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Dutch MP asks judges to ban Netherlands stumping up bailout cash

Judges in The Hague started on Tuesday to hear a case brought by Dutch politician Geert Wilders, who wants the Netherlands to be banned giving money

Judges in The Hague started on Tuesday to hear a case brought by Dutch politician Geert Wilders, who wants the Netherlands to be banned giving money

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Dutch prime minister quits as austerity talks fail

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has resigned after talks to agree a new austerity package failed over the weekend. The coalition collapsed after

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has resigned after talks to agree a new austerity package failed over the weekend. The coalition collapsed after

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MEPs slam 'discriminatory' Dutch website

MEPs from across the political spectrum have slammed a controversial website set up by Geert Wilders’ far-right Freedom party in the Netherlands

MEPs from across the political spectrum have slammed a controversial website set up by Geert Wilders’ far-right Freedom party in the Netherlands

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Dutch "anti-Pole" website condemned

The EU has condemned an anti-immigration website which invites complaints about eastern European immigrants. The so called “anti-Pole site” has

The EU has condemned an anti-immigration website which invites complaints about eastern European immigrants. The so called “anti-Pole site” has

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Wilders hails acquittal as 'a victory for free speech'

The controversial Dutch politician Geert Wilders – head of the third largest party in the country’s parliament – has been cleared of inciting racial

The controversial Dutch politician Geert Wilders – head of the third largest party in the country’s parliament – has been cleared of inciting racial

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Wilders trial adjourned after judges accused of "bias"

The trial of controversial Dutch politician Geert Wilders has been adjourned after only a few hours – when he accused the judges of bias. Wilders

The trial of controversial Dutch politician Geert Wilders has been adjourned after only a few hours – when he accused the judges of bias. Wilders

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Geert Wilders in court on race hate charges

He is set to become a minority partner in the Dutch coalition, but the controversial politician Geert Wilders has today gone on trial for inciting

He is set to become a minority partner in the Dutch coalition, but the controversial politician Geert Wilders has today gone on trial for inciting

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Far-right in Dutch political deal?

In the Netherlands, fresh talks are underway between the leaders of the three parties planning to form a centre-right minority government. It comes

In the Netherlands, fresh talks are underway between the leaders of the three parties planning to form a centre-right minority government. It comes

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Dutch election dominated by the economy

Dutch voters are going to the polls in an election dominated by fears over the economy. The last government collapsed in March over the country’s

Dutch voters are going to the polls in an election dominated by fears over the economy. The last government collapsed in March over the country’s

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Dutch voters focused on economy

Dutch voters seem poised to break with nearly 100 years of political tradition and vote in a Liberal prime minister. In a departure from recent

Dutch voters seem poised to break with nearly 100 years of political tradition and vote in a Liberal prime minister. In a departure from recent

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The Netherlands: Looking out for Henk and Ingrid

Dutch politician Geert Wilders claims the average Dutch couple is being forgotten by the political elite. In this country of 16 million, ‘Henk and

Dutch politician Geert Wilders claims the average Dutch couple is being forgotten by the political elite. In this country of 16 million, ‘Henk and