“How should a policeman acting as a refugee (…) enters in german territory? “asked a journalist. Frauke Petry, head of Alternative for Germany replied, “You must prevent illegal entry; if necessary, using your gun.”
The vice chancellor and Social Democratic leader Sigmar Gabriel replied that this -segn should policy-party surveys, third force “being under observation” services inteligencia.
The refugee crisis shaking Germany increasingly raises the tone of the statements of its political class. On Friday, the head of the populist party Alternative for Germany, Frauke Petry (AFD) has starred in a new polmica to justify a possible use of arms in order to better protect the German borders against the arrival of immigrants.
“We need a more extensive controls to stop them from entering Austria undocumented refugees,” Petry told the regional newspaper Mannheimer Morgen ‘. This requires “have sufficient border policemen” to “not hesitate” to repel when these people . “And how should act as a refugee a policeman climbs a fence and into german territory?” Asks the journalist. Petry replied that ste “to prevent illegal entry, if necessary, using your gun.”
“There serious doubts that AFD ence to constitutional order democratic Germany “contest the vice chancellor and Social Democratic leader, Sigmar Gabriel, the Sunday newspaper” Bild “.
” AFD should be under observation Constitutional Defense Department -the domestic spying -., Verge Gabriel, who record that Petry, born in the territory of East Germany, should know what it means to shoot at the border
“The last german politician who gave the order to shoot at refugees was Erich Honecker “ Verge meanwhile the head of Social Democratic group in the Bundestag, Thomas Oppermann, also in allusion to East German dead to go to the western side.
The leader AfD party charged each day more prominence in the German media, like the party he leads. His radical proposals on immigration and asylum policies do you gain followers, while each will accentuate the polls in the Cristianodemcrata Union (CDU) of Chancellor Angela Merkel .
Surveys Sitan as the third political force
As, surveys ltimas Sitan AFD as the third political force in parliament with 12 percent intend to vote, two points more than the last week. According to the survey by the Emnid institute for Sunday “Bild am Sonntag”, the party increased its advantage over postcommunist of the Left, with 10%, and the Greens, who Sitan in 9%
The boom Alternative for Germany is a major concern of the German political class. Formation, born in February 2013, has managed to conquer a niche voters disenchanted with the traditional parties and see European integration and immigration policies present major threats looming over sovereign and identity German. Its clearly contrary to the immigration position arouses sympathies between the German extreme right ms, although some leaders insist shake the label radicals.
Its leader Frauke Petry, belonging to the most conservative wing of the party, has led AFD to an unexpected revival after nearly disappearing in a power struggle sald that with the departure of its previous co-chairman Bernd Lucke, Ms. liberal court. Petry currently shares a bicfalo leadership along with the economist and university professor Jrg Meuthen.
The party chief leaned talks with Pegida
After the departure of Lucke and the foundation of a new neoliberal party, AFD has adopted an increasingly radical position, if possible, against immigration. In fact, his head and leaned on his talks with da xenfobo group Pegida , which comes out every Monday to protest against Western islamizacin the streets of Dresden, just in the city where Petry was born 40 years ago .
The party he leads has a real chance now to enter three new state parliaments in the coming year and in the national parliament for the first time in 2017 will surpass the threshold of 5 percent of the votes needed to enter the Bundestag condition that left her out of the chamber in the elections to the federal chancellor of 2013 by some tenths.
On the other hand, Chancellor Angela Merkel seems to have taken note of huge opposition raised by their policy of open doors and increasingly qualifies his words. In a regional congress of the CDU saturday, the record chancellor refugees his asylum in Germany is temporary and PIDI to return to their countries after conflicts end of those who fled. “When peace has returned to Syria and the State Islmico has been defeated in Iraq, we hope that you return to your aware of what country were here with us,” the chancellor seal.
Petry statements on the use of weapons provoked reactions, among others, the German police union, whose representative Jrg Radek declared flatly: “ No single german police fired a refugee “.