AfD's Victory in State Elections Described as 'Beginning of the End for Merkel'

Sunday’s state elections in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania saw the right-wing populist, anti-immigration, Eurosceptic Alternative for Germany (AfD) party trounce the party of Chancellor Angela Merkel in her home state. Commenting on the results, Sputnik Deutschland spoke to several regional officials, many of them shocked by the stunning upset.