Rutte wins Dutch elections: reaction in the international press

Telegraph: Mark Rutte sees off Geert Wilders challenge as Netherlands rejects far-Right

Daily Mail: Dutch PM’s liberal party takes lead in general election exit polls but loses ten seats as anti-Islam MP Geert Wilders gains seven and vows ‘you’ve not seen the last of me

El Mundo: An euphoric Rutte celebrates electoral victory: “We have stopped populism in Europe”

Corriere della Sera: Rutte: “We stopped Wilders’ populism”

France24: Prime Minister Mark Rutte has won Dutch parliamentary elections, beating out anti-immigration far-right challenger Geert Wilders in a vote seen as a test of populism’s rise in Europe

Le Monde: Mark Rutte prevails against Geert Wilders but he has to recompose his coalition

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung: The populist Wilders far behind the expectations

Deutsche Welle: Dutch PM Rutte’s VVD emerges top in first exit poll

Russia Today: PM Rutte’s party wins most seats in Dutch election

CNN: Populism takes a hit

Washington Post: Dutch prime minister claims victory over anti-Islam candidate Geert Wilders