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German Government Puts Populist AfD Party Under Surveillance

The German domestic intelligence agency, the Office for the Protection of the Constitution (BfV), will be investigating members of the populist Alternative for Germany (AfD), the official opposition in the German parliament.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (C) speaks to parliamentary group co-leaders of Germany's far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) Alice Weidel (L) and Alexander Gauland (R) during a session at the Bundestag (lower house of parliament) on June 28, 2018 in Berlin. - Merkel warned that the migration challenge could determine Europe's …

Merkel and Allies Hammered in German Regional Election

Exit polls for regional elections in Hesse, Germany, suggest Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and her Social Democratic Party (SPD) partners have been hammered at the ballot box.

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