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Denmark’s Biggest Party Adopts Anti-Immigrant View

  • Danish Social Democrats break with party of EU’s Vestager
  • Move is latest in Left’s embrace of tougher immigration rules

Having anti-immigration policies has gone well and truly mainstream in Denmark.

The country’s biggest political group, the opposition Social Democrats, this week ended long-standing ties with the Social Liberals that count European Commissioner Margrethe Vestager among their members. The move followed the latter group’s perceived soft views on immigration.