Dashed hopes boost far-right in eastern Germany 30 years after fall of Berlin Wall

Dashed hopes boost far-right in eastern Germany 30 years after fall of Berlin Wall

A giant Karl Marx statue towers in the east German city of Chemnitz but, 30 years after the Berlin Wall fell, another political wind is blowing here as the ex-communist city battles the image of a far-right hotbed.

Could the far-right AfD really win in upcoming German state elections?

Could the far-right AfD really win in upcoming German state elections?