For the parliamentary election campaigns in Saxony, Thuringia and Brandenburg in the next year, the AfD supports the country organisations with a seven-digit sum. As the MIRROR reported in its latest issue, has decided the AfD in the Federal Convention, to promote the regional Association of Saxony with 500,000 euros; Thuringia, with the top candidate Björn Höcke will receive 300,000 euros, Brandenburg 250,000 euros.

“especially in Saxony, we have a real chance to be the strongest,” says AfD-Federal spokesman Alexander Gauland. According to surveys, the Large coalition of Michael Kretschmer (CDU) could lose in Saxony after the election in the coming September of that majority. Accordingly, the AfD wants to advertise in Saxony: For the six months before the election, a total of 800 events are planned.

once Again, Gauland also takes the Thuringian candidates Höcke in protection, although the protection of the Constitution boss of the Federal state, warned recently, especially the Person Höcke will decide on an observation of the state Association. “Our supporters know that the constitutional protection device, always more and more a political instrument of Struggle,” says Gauland. “One observation may be of use to us, therefore, as well as damage.”

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