Background Story: In the heart of Germany, political undercurrents are shifting. The Alternative für Deutschland (AfD), originally a party with economic and Euro-skeptic focuses, has gradually morphed into a group with more extreme viewpoints. This transformation has been especially pronounced in Germany’s eastern regions, where the party is gaining traction amid public dissatisfaction over immigration policies.
Recently, a secretive meeting held at a secluded hotel near Potsdam has cast the AfD into the limelight. This gathering, which came to light and subsequently reported by international media, has sparked a heated debate about the direction of German democracy and the role of the AfD.
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