Dutch Liberal Premier Rutte Claims Victory in General Elections

The Dutch Liberal Party beat the Labor Party in yesterday’s parliamentary elections, Prime Minister Mark Rutte told his supporters in The Hague today.

The Liberals won 41 of the 150 seats, two more than Labor, news agency ANP reported based on 93 percent of the votes.

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