Angela Merkel during a trip to Athens criticized the nationalist movement.
The Federal office for the protection of the Constitution check right populist party “Alternative for Germany” for extremism.
In particular, vedomctva check intra-party unification-wing “Wing”, which is headed by the Chairman of the branch of the party in the Federal state of Thuringia, björn GEK. Also the object of supervision will be the party youth organization “Young alternative”. It is suspected that their activities do not correspond to the Constitution of Germany.
The publication added that the secret service monitors the organizations, which are not obviously extremist, but there is real evidence of their anti-constitutional intentions.
Recall, German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a trip to Athens criticized the nationalist movement on the eve of elections to the European Parliament, which are gaining increasing popularity in Europe.
Additionally, the leaders of right-wing parties of France and Italy launched a joint election campaign before the vote in the European Parliament. The head of the Italian anti-immigrant party, the “League” and Vice-Prime Minister Matteo Salvini held a press conference in Rome with the leader of the French far-right marine Le Pen. They both criticized the EU institutions, calling them “Brussels bunker”.