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‘Ordinary Germans are paying’: Anti-war protests stretch across central Europe

By Raphael Minder and Sam Jones

21 Nov 2022 · 4 min read

Editor's Note

In Europe, supporters of radical-left and populist-right parties are coming together to protest military support for Ukraine. The FT reports that it could be the beginning of a new political movement.

Were it not for the banners, it could have been a crowd gathering for an early opening of Leipzig’s Christmas market.

Then came the speeches.

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