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Banned Dutch MP sent home

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Far-right Dutch MP Geert Wilders, who's banned from the UK for his anti-Islamic views, arrived at Heathrow but was denied entry to the country.

He told BBC News, "It's a very sad day for freedom of speech in the UK".

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