21st Oct 2016


German anti-euro list secures seven MEPs

The German anti-euro party Alternative fuer Deutschland has secured seven seats in the European Parliament in Sunday's EU elections, according to official statistics. The pirate party and the Free Voter's party got one seat each while the neo-Nazi NPD and other small fringe parties did not win any MEP seats.

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