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‘Satirical’ German Party Uses Names of Former Nazis on Election List

The German ‘satire’ party Die Partei (The Party) has released a European Parliament candidate list featuring the surnames of former Nazi leaders, claiming they hope that populist supporters will vote for them to take votes from the Alternative for Germany (AfD).

Members of the satirical political party "Die Partei" display placards urging "Terrourists" to go home, during a protest at Berlin's Brandenburg Gate on August 15, 2013. The party, whose chairman Martin Sonneborn co-publishes Germany's best known satirical magazine Titanic, aims to liven up the otherwise dull parliamentary elections with campaign …

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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