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Dutch nationalist expects Ukip to join EU far-right bloc

Dutch nationalist Geert Wilders told The Telegraph on Monday that he expects Ukip to join French far-right Marine Le Pen in a new group in the next European Parliament despite their differences. Ukip has previously said it won't team up with either Wilders' Freedom Party or Le Pen's National Front.

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'Agriculture as sovereignty' under the French EU presidency

One of the challenges for the French EU presidency is to convince its European counterparts that Paris's demand for harmonised standards covering agricultural imports is inseparable from the EU's flagship Green Deal, and the core concept of European sovereignty.

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