Germany’s right-wing AfD shakes up political landscape

Head of right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD) Frauke Petry (C) poses with AfD main-candidates in Saxony-Anhalt Andre Poggenburg (L) and in Baden-Wuerttemberg Joerg Meuthen (R) prior to a press conference, in Berlin, on March 14, 2016 a day after election in three regional states. AFP / John MACDOUGALL

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on March 15, 2016, on page 6.




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