The country-wide popularity of Germany's Social Democrats remains low, at about 15%.
Thuringia has become the third (former East) German state where the far right has risen to the second spot.
The NPD politician was allegedly elected because he was the only candidate for the job.
Merkel's fourth Cabinet has received mixed reviews for its performance so far.
Germany has not done enough to support Macron's EU reform agenda, according to some critics.
As demonstrated by the votes in Bavaria and Hesse, maller parties continue to chip away at the support of Germany's
The CSU prefers to form a ruling coalition with the liberal pro-business Free Democrats Party which has just surpassed the
A previously reluctant Germany is considering joining the France, the US, and the UK in airstrikes against the regime of
Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has supported hardline policies on refugees during a forum of Germany’s ruling conservatives while also snubbing
American far-right political figure Steve Bannon, who was instrumental in Donald Trump’s election as US President and was briefly part