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Sweden Democrat MEP ousted for revealing sex harassment

A Sweden Democrat party MEP, and number four on the party's EU election list, Kristina Winberg, was on Sunday evicted from the party and removed from its voting list after revealing recorded proof of the party's top candidate, MEP Peter Lundgren, grabbing a woman's breasts during a party gathering last year. On Monday Lundberg admitted the incident but said no harm was intended and they had both been drunk.

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