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Far-Right, Green Parties Break 40-Year Centrist Majority In EU Parliament

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Analysis: Voters Choose A New Direction For Europe's Future

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A man walks past a board announcing elections at the European Parliament in Brussels on Wednesday. Some 400 million Europeans from 28 countries are eligible to vote. Francisco Seco/AP hide caption

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European Elections Will Be A Test For Nationalist Parties Hoping To Remake The EU

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Matteo Salvini (center), flanked by European nationalist leaders, attends a rally ahead of the May 23-26 European parliamentary elections, in Milan on Saturday. Luca Bruno/AP hide caption

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Italy's Matteo Salvini Hopes To Lead Nationalist Wave In Upcoming European Elections

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Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro and his wife Michelle Bolsonaro head to the National Congress for his swearing-in ceremony, in Brasilia on Jan. 1. Carl De Souza/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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People hold Spanish flags during a demonstration called by the far-right Vox Party, over the weekend in Madrid. On Sunday, the once-derided party claimed 12 seats Andalusia's regional elections. Oscar del Pozo/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Italian far-right League party leader Matteo Salvini gives the thumbs-up in Milan on Monday. Salvini said his right-wing coalition had the "right and the duty" to form a government after taking 37 percent of the vote in the weekend election. Piero Cruciatti/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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An election poster for the 5-Star Movement showing leader Luigi di Maio and the motto "Participate. Choose. Change" is seen on the side of a bus in Rome ahead of the March 4 general elections. Alberto Pizzoli/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Italy's 5-Star Movement Leads In Polls, But Some Past Supporters Vow 'Never Again'

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