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German Eurosceptic party AfD wins Saxony state seats

1 September 2014 Last updated at 08:12 BST

Germany's newest party, the Eurosceptic "Alternative for Germany" (AfD), has won its first seats in the state parliament of Saxony, according to preliminary results.

Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats won the vote with 39.5% according to exit polls.

Emily Thomas reports.