Norway local elections: Breivik’s old party suffers

The anti-immigrant Progress Party once favoured by right-wing extremist Anders Behring Breivik has lost a third of its vote in local elections in Norway.

 

Mr Breivik, who killed 77 people in a bomb and gun massacre seven weeks ago, was once a member of the party. With nearly all votes counted, the opposition Conservatives had the biggest gains, taking 28% compared to 19% in 2007.

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