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It looks like just one more refusenik with 10 Council votes would have been enough to make a blocking minority on two criteria (number of member states and numebr of votes).

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by Carrie (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Tue Jun 17th, 2008 at 03:31:56 AM EST
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