Protests broke out in several cities across Germany against the anti-immigration Alternative for Germany. The AfD became the first far-right party to enter parliament for at least six decades.
Alice Weidel reportedly received €130,000 in campaign donations from Switzerland ahead of 2017 elections. The AfD co-leader's political rivals are now gunning for her resignation.
The far-right party told members to refrain from using words such as "ethnicity inversion" to avoid being placed under special surveillance. One hard-line AfD leader has said those fears were akin to "wetting the bed."
After the election in Hesse, the right-wing nationalist AfD is now represented in all of Germany's parliaments. The main focus for the Bundestag will now be its own problems, writes DW's editor-in-chief Ines Pohl.
Fresh from polling as Germany's second strongest party, the Greens have picked two candidates to lead their EU election campaign. Ska Keller and Sven Giegold are already familiar faces in Brussels' corridors of power.
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