Merkel’s Party Suffers Worst Berlin Loss of Postwar Era

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  • Voters punish two biggest German parties in capital city vote
  • Anti-immigration AfD set to enter its 10th regional assembly

Merkel Urged to Make Efforts to Reduce Refugee Influx

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party was dealt another blow in a regional election, posting its worst result in Berlin since the end of World War II as the anti-immigration Alternative for Germany extended its challenge to the political establishment by siphoning off voters.

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