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With an election just around the corner and controversial figures on the docket, many regular attendees of Folkemødet – Bornholm's annual political Superbowl – have decided to sit out this year's trip to the sunshine island.

Usually about 100 of the nation's 179 MPs head to the Baltic island to press the flesh and be seen.

But this year, about half that number say they will be in attendance.


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