UK’s Conservative Party is being criticized for the poor choice of its European allies, some of which never miss an opportunity to parade around in the uniforms of Nazi Germany.
Despite widespread opposition and counter-rallies, almost 2,000 supporters took to the streets to honor those who died fighting on the German side during World War II.
The rally was staged by the For Fatherland and Freedom party, which is also a member of the European Conservatives and Reformists (ECR) group within the European Parliament.
This, in turn, has triggered criticism of the UK's Conservative party, which recently realigned itself with the ECR.
Labor MP Denis McShane sees the alliance as an opportunistic move.