The schleswig-Holstein AfD-Chairman Doris von Sayn-Wittgenstein has made a Declaration under massive pressure from their party for your resignation. You have already on 19. December of this office to refrain, told in a personal statement, and described the reasons.

“it is With Regret that I note that the currently in the Public image created of my Person remaining in the office of the chair of the AfD Schleswig-Holstein in the Alternative for Germany is impossible without the office party and take the damage,” writes the politician.

The AfD Federal Executive had decided in mid-December, a party exclusion proceedings against von Sayn-Wittgenstein. The party leadership informed, “against the Background of alleged criminal transactions” will be excluded until the decision of the competent arbitration court of the exercise of all the offices within the party.

The 64-Year-old had advertised in 2014 for a right-wing extremist Association, which is now the so-called incompatibility list of the AfD. Therefore, it was on 4. As of December, the group in Kiel excluded. Sayn-Wittgenstein, but it is part of the Kiel state Parliament. To wool the allegations, they say, because of the pending legal proceedings, wrote the politician.

The protection of the Constitution of Thuringia classifies the Association with a memorial as the extreme right. In the report, in 2017, it is, under the guise of remembrance of the German victims of the Second world war, the convicted Holocaust-Leugnerin Ursula Haverbeck-Wetzel co-founded the Association against the democratic constitutional state agitate.


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