Björn Höcke, who chairs far-right party in Thuringa state, is accused of intentionally using SA slogan in 2021
A leading member of Germany’s far-right Alternative für Deutschland party is to stand trial charged with using a banned Nazi phrase.
Björn Höcke, the chair of the AfD in the eastern state of Thuringia, is accused of intentionally deploying a slogan used by the Nazi party’s paramilitary wing, the SA, in a speech at a campaign rally in May 2021.
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2023/sep/14/afd-politician-bjorn-hocke-to-stand-trial-germany-banned-nazi-slogan
Author : Kate Connolly in Berlin
Publish date : 2023-09-14 12:39:51
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