German elections: Merkel's party narrowly loses to social democrats in projected results

German elections: Merkel's party narrowly loses to social democrats in projected results

27/9/2021 3:46:00 AM

German elections: Merkel's party narrowly loses to social democrats in projected results

BERLIN — Germany's Social Democrats narrowly won Sunday's (Sept 26) national election, projected results showed, and claimed a

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Pranksters target German far-right party with election campaign stuntBERLIN: Pranksters posing as a delivery service won a contract from the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) to distribute a million campaign flyers - instead sending the leaflets back to the party\u0027s offices two days before Sunday\u0027s (Sep 26) election. The AfD, which polls show with support of about 11 p