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Submitted by Amin Riaz (United Kingdom), May 26, 2014 at 20:39

And what about the Dutch rejection of Wilders? Whislt the other EU parties have done well out of anti-EU, economics and immigartion control. Wilders and his anti-Islam campaign has stumbled, quite badly.

... Or is this an attempt at diversion? That Wilders hasn't done all that well.

The following Reuters artcile better explains the situation:

http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/05/17/us-netherlands-saudi-wilders-idUSBREA4G05420140517

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For what its worth - such sabre rattling from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia are pretty common. America is still the great Satan. But also quite a close ally... anything with "I love New York" and other such symbolism sells really well...

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Daniel Pipes replies:

Wilders did worse that expected but Le Pen and Farrage did as well or better. I don't think transitory election results are indicative of much.

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