Extremist violence spikes in Germany, new report reveals

By |julij 9th, 2020|AfD, Antisemitismus, Bundesamt für Verfassungsschutz, Cyberangriffe, Der Flügel, Geheimdienste, Horst Seehofer, Linksextremismus, News, Rechtsextremismus, Russland|

The number of extremist crimes has increased significantly over the past year. The intensity of violent crimes is increasing in both the left and right-wing extremist spectrum. Foreign espionage activities and cyber attacks also pose an increasing threat. EURACTIV Germany reports. 

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AfD expels Brandenburg leader for concealing ties to nationalist group

By |maj 18th, 2020|AfD, Alternative für Deutschland (AfD), Andreas Kalbitz, extremist, Germany, nationalist group, News, party leadership, right wing|

The leadership of the Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) party on Friday (15 May), expelled Brandenburg's AfD leader Andreas Kalbitz after Kalbitz was classified as a right-wing extremist by the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution in early March. However, the power struggle in the AfD is unlikely to end. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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Will the coronavirus cause the comeback of Germany’s political centre?

By |april 17th, 2020|AfD, CDU, coronavirus, COVID-19, CSU, FDP, German grand coalition, German politics, Germany, News, opposition, SPD|

Germans are more satisfied with their government than they have been for a long time, thanks to its coronavirus response. It is making life increasingly difficult for the opposition. EURACTIV Germany reports. 

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Germany urged to crack down on dubious party donations

By |januar 24th, 2020|AfD, corruption, Cum-Ex, Germany, Jörg Meuthen, News, party donations, Transparency International|

Germany has made no progress in the fight against corruption in the past year, according to Transparency International. In the German context, corruption usually takes the form of party donations. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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Merkel’s conservatives brace for stormy party congress

By |november 19th, 2019|AfD, Angela Merkel, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, CDU, CSU, german elections, German Greens, News|

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's centre-right CDU braces for a tumultuous two-day party congress in Leipzig from Friday (22 November), with members smarting from recent local election drubbings and bickering over her successor.

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Environmentalists want revision of Germany’s newly-proposed climate package

By |september 23rd, 2019|AfD, carbon price, climate package, CO2, german climate cabinet, German climate protection law, Germany, News, The Greens|

The German climate cabinet presented its long-awaited draft of Germany's first climate protection law on Friday (20 September). But environmental organisations are already calling for the revision of the proposed carbon price for the transport and cons...

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How strong is right-wing populism after the European elections?

By |junij 4th, 2019|AfD, EAPN, ECR, EFDD, ENF, Europawahl 2019, FPO, Lega, nationalism, News, Rassemblement National, right-wing populism|

Following the European elections, a new right-wing alliance will be formed in the European Parliament. EURACTIV Germany looks into how influential right-wing parties will actually be from now on.

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European elections show moderate politics is not dead in Germany

By |maj 29th, 2019|AfD, Alternative für Deutschland (AfD), far right, Germany, News|

German parties may have found the recipe to contain far-right populism, writes Leonard Schuette.

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AfD chief doubts ‘patriotic alliance’ could be formed in next European Parliament

By |april 4th, 2019|2019 European elections, AfD, European Parliament, far right, FPO, News|

The far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD)'s chief candidate for European elections, Joerg Meuthen, expects big gains for nationalist parties but thinks they will have trouble forming a united front to advance an agenda.

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Estonian far-right party holds torchlight march ahead of polls

By |februar 25th, 2019|AfD, Estonia, Estonia elections, far right, Neo-Nazis, News|

Thousands of supporters of Estonia's nationalist EKRE party held a torchlight march to mark independence day in Tallinn on Sunday (24 February) as the once marginal party is set make big gains in a general election next weekend.

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