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  Germany’s far-right AfD to campaign on possible EU exit
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Last EditedIndyGeorgia  Jan 14, 2019 09:55pm
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AuthorEmma Anderson
News DateSunday, January 13, 2019 07:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionThe far-right Alternative for Germany will push for the country to leave the EU if changes to the way the bloc operates, including abolishing the European Parliament, are not enacted within a “suitable” time period.

AfD party members voted at their conference in the eastern German town of Riesa Sunday on a campaign manifesto and candidate lists for the May European Parliament election.

The campaign program calls for the party to push for a “Dexit” if “our fundamental reform initiatives for the existing EU system are not realized within a suitable amount of time.”

A prior draft of the program had given a deadline for demands to be met within a legislative period, but the language passed did not include a concrete timeframe, according to German media.
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