Frauke Petry's anti-immigrant AfD was never "in any way collaborating" with Pegida, she told DW's Conflict Zone with Tim Sebastian. So is she promoting a "worried" or a xenophobic world view?
Germany’s right-wing AfD has gotten off to a rough start at its national convention in Cologne. For protesters, though, the day was as much a street party as about the political party. DW’S Elizabeth Schumacher reports.
The disenchanted Christian Democrat and the business-savvy political novice. How Alexander Gauland and Alice Weidel, respectively, became the far-right nationalist candidates in Germany's election.
The leader of Germany's right-wing populist party has indicated she may step down after an embarrassing dip in national polls. The AfD is set to select its candidate for chancellor in a few weeks' time.
Frauke Petry, leader of Alternative for Germany (AfD), has defended her party against criticism from the World Jewish Congress. She called the AfD "one of the few political guarantors of Jewish life."
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