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Geert Wilders of the Freedom Party fills in his ballot in between security men to cast his ballot for the Dutch parliamentary elections in a polling station on September 12, 2012 in The Hague, Netherlands. - 

Voters have been at the polls today in the Netherlands. Now ordinarily we don't dig deep into the elections in every small country around the world. But in Europe these days  -- the Netherlands can sneeze and we all catch a cold. For more, we go to the BBC's Manuela Saragosa, who is covering the elections from Maastricht.

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