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eight to ten MPs in parliawithin five years
ture minister, as its spokes- MPs
on sustain- ment within five years.
person – says it is “more than FOCUSING
As part of its international
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party is inviting
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presence to “a expats and international
with a goal to change pand its online
to an event on Monday
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across the world.
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Elbæk will talk about the
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in order to stand in the evening will
‘ambassadors’ in many signatures
discussion.
tive’, the group – which has it calls
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via its website.
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