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Weirdly, the BBC keeps focusing on the fact that the Socialists have NOT won an overall majority as if this was the norm or to be expected. A 7% rise for the governing Socialist party is very substantial and may mean that they need only one coalition party partner to form a government.

Wake up BBC. Coalition governments are the NORM in Europe and in proportional representation political systems generally.

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