Anti-immigrant Eurosceptic parties see gains across Europe

Anti-immigrant, anti-Europe parties have seen big gains across Europe including in Britain, France, Denmark and the Netherlands.

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Le Pen calls for dissolution of French National Assembly

Marine Le Pen speaks with reporters after leaving a polling station during the European Parliament election. Credit: REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

National Front leader Marine Le Pen called for the dissolution of the French National Assembly after exit polls showed her anti-immigrant, Eurosceptic party winning European Parliament elections in France.

"What else can the president do after such a rejection?" Ms Le Pen said.

"It is unacceptable that the assembly should be so unrepresentative of the French people."

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