MERKEL’S HUMILIATION: German leader’s own party calls for coalition with far-right AfD

th-2Angela Merkel’s party is talking about forming a relationship with the AfD. Politicians from the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) fear they could lose their grip on control of the country and one prominent member has now called on an alliance between the parties. The worrying development could see the polarised groups join forces in a new alliance that could signal a significant step change in Mrs Merkel’s policies. And it comes shortly after she declared a U-turn on her migration policies following a backlash over open-door attitude to immigration. The Chancellor’s party has lost serious support in Germany leading to a massive shift to the right but in a shocking development they are now hoping to form allegiances in a bid to prevent themselves from losing power. Read More