News and updates about AfD

German court rules against far-right AfD party

Court rules that Germany's domestic intelligence agency can designate Alternative for Germany as a suspected case of extremism.

German court rules against far-right AfD party

AfD reply to a7 news piece:The German Jewish Council does not speak for our Jewish voters

The AfD is the only party in Germany that seriously criticizes the anti-Israel policies of established parties and German Jews know it.Op-ed

AfD: German Jewish Council does not speak for our Jewish voters

60 Jewish orgs urge German voters not to choose far right party

Appeal by Jewish groups calls on voters not to vote for AfD party over its "radical and anti-religious" positions.

60 Jewish orgs urge German voters not to choose far right party

Brazilian President welcomes granddaughter of top Nazi official

Jewish groups slam Brazilian President Bolsonaro’s warm welcome to granddaughter of Hitler’s finance minister.

Brazilian President welcomes granddaughter of top Nazi official

German Jewish leader calls out far right party ahead of elections

President of Central Council of Jews accuses AfD party of sowing social division and being anti-democratic.

German Jewish leader calls out far right ahead of elections

German Jewish leader calls on next government to be proactive against Jew hatred

Dr. Josef Schuste praises government for creating anti-Semitism commissioner, urges next government to continue its proactive policies.

German Jewish leader calls for proactive approach to Jew hatred

German court delays ruling on far-right party

German court won’t decide before election on whether Alternative for Germany party cane be put under observation.

German court delays ruling on far-right party

Supporting Israel: "Both-sides-ism" is out of place

Israel's drive to end Hamas attacks is supported by not a few countries, politicians and citizens. Some sent their messages to Arutz Sheva.

Supporting Israel: "Both-sides-ism" is out of place

German far-right party to campaign for end to COVID restrictions

Germany's AfD party has a history of controversial statements, particularly surrounding the Holocaust.

German far-right party to campaign for end to COVID restrictions

Germany puts AfD party under investigation for right-wing extremism

Federal office to investigate Alternative for Germany party for possible anti-democratic activities, reports say.

Germany puts AfD party under investigation for extremism

The EU must recognize Israeli Sovereignty in Judea and Samaria

Israel wants to go from military to civilian administration in Judea and Samaria. The Bundestag is expected to condemn it. I disagree.Op-ed.

The EU must recognize Israeli Sovereignty in Judea and Samaria

Branch of German far-right party put under surveillance

Germany’s domestic intelligence agency puts regional branch of AfD under surveillance after it expelled a member last month.

Branch of German far-right party put under surveillance

German far-right party suspends spokesman who described himself as 'fascist'

Germany's AfD party says it suspended longtime spokesman for describing himself as fascist and praising his "Aryan grandfather".

German far-right party suspends 'fascist' spokesman

German lawmaker removed from committee over anti-Semitic comment

AfD member removed from committee chairmanship over comments widely condemned as anti-Semitic and racist.

German lawmaker removed from committee over anti-Semitic comment

Jewish groups voice fear over German far-right surge

Right-wing AfD party doubles support in state elections in Thuringia, prompting some Jewish groups to voice concern over rise of far-right.

Jewish groups voice fear over German far-right surge

Halle: Failed mass murder in Germany's dysfunctional liberal democracy

Halle: Failed mass murder in Germany's dysfunctional liberal democracy

German far-right party makes gains in local elections

Head of Germany’s Jewish community is urges democratic political parties to distance themselves from AfD.

German far-right party makes gains in local elections

Far-right surge rattles guardians of Nazi era remembrance

'Comments culminated in visitors questioning existence of gas chambers and mass murders in them,' Sachsenhausen director says.

Far-right surge rattles guardians of Nazi era remembrance

Germany could outlaw Hezbollah

German's AfD Party submits non-binding resolution calling to outlaw Hezbollah's political wing as well as its military wing.

Germany could outlaw Hezbollah

'If the painting is accurate, why should it be a problem?'

Conservative pro-Israel group defends far-right German party’s poster of Muslim slavers.

'If the painting is accurate, why should it be a problem?'

The German Government goes after friends of Israel, not anti-Semites

The German Government goes after friends of Israel, not anti-Semitesplayer

German Jewish leader gets threats for criticizing far-right AfD

'Almost every minute I get wild insults, threats by email and telephone,' says German Jewish leader who survived the Holocaust.

German Jewish leader gets threats for criticizing far-right AfD

German Jewish leader threatened after criticizing far-right

Jewish community leader in Germany says she is targeted with threats and hate mail after saying AfD is a threat to democracy.

German Jewish leader threatened after criticizing far-right

German far-right offered free admission to Schindler's List

Cinema in western Germany causes uproar after offering free entry to showings of Schindler's List to far-right party.

German far-right offered free admission to Schindler's List

Kosher ban OK with Jewish supporters of German far-right party

Jewish backers of Germany's AfD party condemned by other Jewish groups in Germany after it endorses ban on import, sale of kosher food.

Kosher ban OK with Jewish supporters of German far-right party

German far-right lawmaker pictured with Hitler wine

Alternative for Germany trying to expel regional lawmaker who posed in front of wine bottles featuring pictures of Nazi leader.

German far-right lawmaker pictured with Hitler wine

German far-right launches 'Jewish group'

Germany's Jewish community blasts Alternative for Germany party after it launches a "Jewish" group within its ranks.

German far-right launches 'Jewish group'

German far-right under fire for 'Jewish section'

Alternative for Germany announces it will create a Jewish section within the party.

German far-right under fire for 'Jewish section'

German far-right considering expelling three members

Alternative for Germany considering expelling three members who attended a neo-Nazi festival.

German far-right considering expelling three members

German nationalist who downplayed Nazi past won't be expelled

Leaders of Alternative for Germany drop bid to expel member who suggested the country stop acknowledging and atoning for its Nazi past.

German nationalist who downplayed Nazi past won't be expelled

Former Israeli minister supports far-right German leader

Former minister Rafi Eitan causes firestorm after recording message of support for far-right Alternative for Germany(AfD) party.

Former Israeli minister supports far-right German leader

Gaining strength, Germany's AfD party votes on new leadership

Germany's far right picks new leaders amid pro-refugee protests.

Gaining strength, Germany's AfD party votes on new leadership

German artists attempt to bring politician 'to his knees'

German artists build Holocaust memorial replica near home of leader who demands Germany stop apologizing for Holocaust.

German artists attempt to bring politician 'to his knees'

Netanyahu tells Merkel he's concerned over rise in anti-Semitism

PM calls German leader after elections, when party associated with shaking off German responsibility for Holocaust elected to parliament.

Netanyahu tells Merkel he's concerned over rise in anti-Semitism

The German AfD party has surged and Europe is falling apart

The German AfD party has surged and Europe is falling apart

Jews concerned, radical right celebrating

Despite overtures by AfD leaders, German Jews say the far-right party could turn against them.

Jews concerned, radical right celebrating

'How can you be friends with the Jews if you're a neo-Nazi?'

Watch: Rabbi of Frankfurt relates to German election results.

'How can you be friends with the Jews if you're a neo-Nazi?'player

Far-right German party leader: Jews have nothing to fear

Leader of AfD party, which entered German parliament for the first time, says 'nothing in our party program could disturb German Jews.'

Far-right German party leader: Jews have nothing to fear

Angela Merkel wins fourth term as far-right AfD surges

Germany shifts to the right as AfD, FDP see major gains, left-wing parties slip.

Angela Merkel wins fourth term as far-right AfD surges

German politician apologizes for comments on Holocaust

AfD politician who slammed Berlin's Holocaust memorial as "monument of shame" apologizes.

German politician apologizes for comments on Holocaust