Several countries have seen a rise in support for far-right parties and some have even managed to get into government
Politicians from the Alternative for Germany party will attend the first sitting of the recently elected parliament in the country on Wednesday
The Alternative for Germany (AfD) party finished in third place in the recent German election - and they're drawing on a very dark tradition
Petry has chosen to step down as leader hours after German election success - but the real test awaits
Georg Pazderski, the party chairman of the unit in Berlin, hailed the results as a 'political earthquake'
Björn Höcke called for Germany to stop atoning for Nazi crimes and labelled a key tribute to the genocide's victims as a 'monument of shame'