The fortunes of yet another far-right party are bolstered by the vagaries of an electoral system.
Denmark and Israel both go to the polls for early elections, with neither looking set for a clear-cut outcome.
An update on electoral news, this months featuring Slovenia, Vanuatu, Iraq and Thailand.
A regular feature: this month, news from Kenya, Kuwait, Senegal and Canada, plus an update on a Washington story.
A regular feature: this month, electoral news from Israel, Bulgaria, Grenada and Australia.
A monthly feature: today, updates from Northern Ireland, the Philippines, Schleswig-Holstein and South Ossetia.
There are presidential and legislative elections in Costa Rica on Sunday. Also recent results from Italy, Barbados and Northern Cyprus.
A monthly feature: election news from around the world. This time, Barbados, Northern Cyprus, the Netherlands and North Macedonia.
The electoral year ends with Libya's presidential election postponed again, in a symptom of the country's failure of governance.
A monthly feature: electoral news from around the world, including Iceland, Japan, Romania and Iraq.