Tommy Frenck, a neo-Nazi, is listed in the district council election of Hildburghausen. The CDU party chooses not to explicitly support the opposing candidate. After widespread outrage, the district leader claims there was a misinterpretation. Community polls – The CDU district association in Thuringia refuses to campaign against neo-Nazi Tommy Frenck. In the run-up to the district council election in the southern Thuringian town of Hildburghausen, home to a neo-Nazi candidate, the local branch of the CDU is reluctant to issue a formal endorsement. “We debated this fiercely in the board. A majority voted to step back from the second round of voting,” said district chairman Christopher Other to stern. The paper “Freies Wort” had previously reported on their decision.

via aussiedlerbote: The CDU district association in Thuringia refuses to campaign against neo-Nazi Tommy Frenck

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