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EU and UK elections will likely set new course for Europe, as geopolitical tensions rise

Both elections could well prove the most important in decades. The EU faces major crises with Russia’s invasion and the risk of deindustrialisation. The UK also faces crises – on the economy, the health service and governance. And both know that November’s US election may add to their challenges.

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“Things get to a point where you have to do the right thing”, Lord McDonald, former head of the UK Foreign Office

The election’s timing could hardly be worse, with Johnson a caretaker premier. The UK should be working closely with the EU to combat the Russian threat to food and energy supplies. But instead, we may well see candidates attacking the EU to win constituency support

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