PM to crown disabled beauty queen

Prime minister Jan Peter Balkenende will next Wednesday again crown the winner of the Mis(s) Verkiezing 2007, the second annual contest for disabled beauties, organized by TROS television. Twelve women will take part in the final. Balkenende says the competition helps to project a positive image of people with disabilities.

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