Sunday

21st Jan 2018

Ticker

Swedish voters turn left in EU elections: poll

Sweden's Green and Left parties may scoop over 25% of the votes in May's EU elections, Swedish Radio reports. The Pirate party looks unlikely to return to the European Parliament, while the far-right Swedish Democrats are close to getting a seat. Voter turnout may rise 10% compared to 2009.

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