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Alternative for Germany: Party behind Germany's 'shoot at migrants' politician is attracting unprecedented support

Posted by Henry Peirse on February 1, 2016 at 4:50 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in Berlin

Independent: The leader of Germany’s main right-wing anti-migrant party has caused political uproar by insisting that the country’s border police should be authorised to shoot at refugees trying to enter the country illegally. Frauke Petry, the 40-year-old leader of Germany’s once merely Eurosceptic but now increasingly xenophobic Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, made her controversial demands after addressing a political meeting in Hanover at the weekend.

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