What is ex-Danish PM Rasmussen trying to achieve with new party on ballots?

What is ex-Danish PM Rasmussen trying to achieve with new party on ballots?

A new party created by ex-Danish prime minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen has been approved to run in elections after meeting legal obligations. What is Rasmussen, a wily and experienced political strategist, trying to achieve with his new Moderate party?

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‘This is how to leave office’: Former Danish PM sends Trump a message

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Danish PM declares for cross-aisle coalition in dramatic election eve announcement

WATCH: Danish PM Rasmussen in close shave with falling roof tile

WATCH: Danish PM Rasmussen in close shave with falling roof tile

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Could election result in first ‘grand coalition’ in Denmark since 1970s?

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Danish PM laments ‘break-up’ of peaceful world in New Year speech

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Danish government party hits worst poll figures for 15 months

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Stop selling new petrol and diesel-fuelled cars by 2030: Danish government

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Trump’s ‘discouraging’ UN speech showed lack of leadership: Danish PM

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‘We can do it alone’: Danish PM on foreign-based refugee expulsion centre

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Denmark’s prime minister to meet Bill Clinton

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Danish PM hits out at Trump over steel and aluminium tariffs

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‘Not a new standard for diplomacy’: Danish PM on tweet to Trump

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OPINION: Why PM Lars Løkke Rasmussen’s error-strewn English is fine by us

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‘Listen to America’s young people’: Danish PM to Trump

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Danish PM Rasmussen denies wrongdoing in new hearing over fishing quotas

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Pull down ghettos and relocate residents: Danish PM in New Year speech

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Denmark’s conservative parties hit stumbling blocks over budget deal

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Danish PM denies internal rift over state loan proposal

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Could Denmark blank Trump in new foreign strategy?

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Danish PM’s Trump remarks could signal new course: expert

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Danish PM receives complaint from Israel’s Netanyahu: report

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Danish government drops plan to increase retirement age

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Danish PM: ‘First and foremost I want a good meeting’ with Trump

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PROFILE: Rasmussen banks on experience

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Danish PM warns of ‘painful’ no-deal Brexit after May resignation

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Plan needed from May over Brexit delay: Danish PM

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WATCH: Brexit is ‘tragedy’, Danish government will ‘look after’ Brits in Denmark: PM

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‘Smaller EU should mean a smaller budget’: Danish PM

Danish PM Rasmussen reiterates support for UK after Copenhagen meeting

Danish PM Rasmussen reiterates support for UK after Copenhagen meeting