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The rise of Germany's far-right: Its impact on Europe and Israel - The Jerusalem Post

AfD deputy chair Beatrix von Storch tells 'The Jerusalem Report' that Israel could be a role model for Germany. By Gol Kalev. September 25, 2017 13:42. > German far-Right worries European Jewish groups · >. Chastened Merkel braces for coalition tussle ...and more »

Germany's AfD wants to roll back birthright citizenship. The right-wing party has the wrong idea. - Washington Post

On Sunday, Germany's Alternative for Germany (AfD) party won 12.6 percent of the parliamentary vote. For the first time since World War II, a far-right party has gained enough votes to enter the German Parliament. As part of its anti-immigrant, anti ...and more »

Anti-Semitism in Germany - New York Times

To the Editor: Re “A Landmark Election Raises a Few Concerns for Israelis in Germany” (news article, Sept. 27):. One cannot assess the extent and danger of prejudice and discrimination based on election results alone. Recently, the German Parliament ...and more »

Rise of German far-right party causes alarm in Israel - Deutsche Welle

"Germany votes – the 'Nazis in ties' on their way to parliament" read the headline on one of Israel's most important news sites, Ynet. One of the two leading Israeli TV stations announced: "An earthquake: Who is the Alternative for Germany? Extreme and ...and more »

Historian Moshe Zimmermann: 'AfD's success comparable to the rise of the Nazis' - Deutsche Welle

DW: Mr. Zimmermann, how did you react on election night, when you first discovered the numbers provided by exit polls, giving 13 percent of the vote to the AfD? Moshe Zimmermann: I was relieved, because I was expecting 15 percent. At least that's two ...and more »

Why Israel Won't Condemn the Shocking Success of Germany's Far-right Extremists - Haaretz

Everybody in Germany got the message: the outcome of last Sunday's elections meant more than just adding another new political faction to the Bundestag. That a radical right-wing party, Alternative fuer Deutschland (AfD), entered the Bundestag is an ...and more »

Germany's new Nazis see Israel as role model - The Electronic Intifada (blog)

“Unfortunately, our worst fears have come true,” Josef Schuster, president of the Central Council of Jews in Germany, said of the electoral success in Sunday's general election of Alternative for Germany. Known by its German initials AfD, the extreme ...and more »

Behind Far-right German Party's Successful Scare Campaign: Adviser to Netanyahu, Trump - Haaretz

The far-right Alternative for Germany party, which will soon enter the Bundestag for the first time after Sunday's elections, hired the services of an American media consultant who has worked for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. President ...and more »

Jews around world alarmed by far-right breakthrough in Germany - EURACTIV

Jewish groups in Europe and the United States expressed alarm at the success of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party in Sunday's (24 September) parliamentary election and urged other parties not to form alliances with it. But a leading ...and more »

What you need to know about the far-right Alternative for Germany party - The Times of Israel

With a platform focused on Islam and migration, and rhetoric tinged with Nazi tropes, the AfD's strong election showing alarms Jewish and Muslim leaders. By Toby Axelrod 27 September 2017, 4:08 am 2 Edit · Facebook · Twitter · email; Print; 0 shares.and more »