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20th Nov 2017

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Denmark forms new coalition government

Danish liberal prime minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen on Sunday agreed to form a new government with the Liberal Alliance and the Conservative Party. Rasmussen has led a one-party, minority government for the last 17 months. The three parties agreed to cut tax for the wealthy and increase defence spending, but still rely on support from the migration-hostile and EU-sceptical Danish People's Party even though it is outside government.

German coalition talks collapse

The liberal Free Democratic Party pulled out of coalition talks late Sunday night, saying it is 'better not to rule than to rule wrongly'. It is unclear what happens next.

Magazine

Decision day for EU agencies relocation race

EU ministers will decide on the future location of two London-based EU agencies on Monday. In this edition of EUobserver's Regions & Cities magazine, we take a closer look at some of the EU agencies.

Agenda

EU agencies and eastern neighbours This WEEK

EU ministers will vote on where to relocate two EU agencies from the UK, while later EU leaders will host six eastern European countries in Brussels. Former Bosnian Serb commander Ratko Mladic awaits his verdict in the Hague.

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