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With the deadline for the registration of European Parliament political groups set to expire early next week (the European Parliament’s equivalent of a transfer window), even the moves of individual MEPs can be decisive.Nigel Farage suffered an unexpec…

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Relations between Berlin and London are potentially about to become a lot more complicated.The Tories raised some eyebrows last week when they allowed the Finns Party and Danish People’s Party – two parties with controversial histories, but who, ac…

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UPDATE 16:10 – A spokesperson for Lithuania’s Order and Justice told EUobserver that the party “hasn’t had any discussions” with Marine Le Pen on a possible alliance. This confirms Le Pen remains at least one party short of forming a group in the Europ…

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