Parties: AfD European Assembly: protests and tough candidate election
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Riesa (dpa) - Accompanied by a protest action with music and whistles, the AfD has continued its European party congress in Riesa, Saxony. The approximately 500 delegates nominated further candidates for election to the European Parliament. Around 1300 AfD opponents gathered in the afternoon in front of the Sachsenarena in Riesa. They carried banners with slogans like "Racism is no alternative". A group of the Saxon Greens demanded: "Do something right!" The demonstration remained peaceful at first.