Tag: AfD

Germany’s Merkel calls for ‘zero tolerance’ of anti-Semitism, hate

German Chancellor Angela Merkel underscored the urgency of combating anti-Semitism, racism and hatred more than 70 years after the Holocaust, calling for new ways...

France, Germany try to ‘show the way forward’ for embattled EU...

The leaders of France and Germany signed a new treaty on Tuesday to update their 1963 post-war reconciliation accord, aiming to reinvigorate the European...

German prosecutor refutes account of assault on AfD lawmaker

Prosecutors on Wednesday refuted an account of an assault against a lawmaker for the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party that sparked public outrage,...

German far-right party draws backing from small group of Jews

Leaders of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) have been rebuked for belittling the significance of the Nazis and criticizing a Holocaust memorial, but...

German far-right party draws backing from small group of Jews

Leaders of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) have been rebuked for belittling the significance of the Nazis and criticizing a Holocaust memorial, but...

Far-right, anti-fascist protests end peacefully in German city

German police in the eastern city of Chemnitz on Saturday halted a march by far-right groups protesting last weekend's fatal stabbing of a man,...

Germany probes leak of arrest warrant after Chemnitz stabbing

Germany has launched a probe into the leak to far-right groups of an arrest warrant against an Iraqi suspect in a stabbing case that...

Merkel’s Bavarian ally to tweet ‘truth’ to voters

German hardline conservative Horst Seehofer said he plans to start using Twitter to take his message direct to the people, as his Bavarian party...

German AfD member condemned for Hitler comments

Leaders of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) condemned a party member on Thursday for branding a German officer who tried to kill Adolf...