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'Taboo broken' as far right becomes German state kingmaker

Reuters Wednesday, 5 February 2020
A German state premier was elected with the support of the nationalist Alternative for Germany (AfD) and Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives on Wednesday, shattering the post-war consensus among established parties of shunning the far right.
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