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Partners for new coalition agree on Dutch policies

Dutch Christian Democrats and liberals agreed on policies for a coalition setting the stage for four years of center-right government in the Netherlands, party leaders said.

Senior politicians from both parties said a new government was likely to be sworn in next week. The government seems certain to be headed by Christian Democratic chief Ruud Lubbers.

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