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23rd Jan 2017

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EU popularity on the rise among Dutch

Some 46 percent of Dutch believe that EU membership is a good thing, compared with 39 percent three months ago, a poll carried out every three months suggests. The survey, published on Thursday, also showed that 20 percent of Dutch were in favour of an exit from the EU, down from 24 percent. Half of the respondents were against "Nexit", up from 43 percent the previous poll.

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