Krah sees his exclusion from the AfD delegation as a “wrong path” | EUROtoday

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Krah mentioned he would watch this experiment from an observer's place. “I can tell you now: it will fail. After that, the cards will be reshuffled.”

The AfD was excluded from the ID parliamentary group shortly earlier than the European elections. The causes for this included controversial statements by the AfD's prime candidate Krah concerning the SS and a China espionage scandal involving certainly one of Krah's workers.

Krah went on to say that the AfD ought to solely search for a brand new group within the EU Parliament collectively. There are many new, right-wing events within the parliament. “They are young, they are creative. They are by no means sleazy. And we should actually have the courage to extend our hand to those parties that are trying to get close to the AfD.”

The future AfD EU parliamentarians voted on Monday for a movement to not embrace the highest candidate Krah within the delegation. This implies that 15 AfD politicians will quickly be sitting within the new European Parliament, however the delegation will at the moment solely have 14 members. The AfD acquired 15.9 % within the European elections in Germany on Sunday.