Kiel (dpa) – Prime Minister Daniel Günther of Schleswig-Holstein has opposed the observation of the AfD by the protection of the Constitution pronounced. This would lead to the party falling into the role of a "martyr", the CDU politician told the newspapers of Funke Media Group. The Prime Minister of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Manuela Schwesig, told the "Nordkurier" (Monday): "Our democracy must remain vigilant." The proximity of parts of the AfD with right-wing extremism is dangerous. "This development must be followed by the protection of the constitution".