Friday 29 May 2020

Forum voor Democratie blunders with German church photo

The wrong cathedral. Photo:

Anti-immigration party Forum voor Democratie has a made a major blunder on a poster for its campaign in next month’s provincial elections by using a photograph of a German cathedral.

The mistake was spotted by contributor Molly Quell when she was watching NOS news about the campaign launch on Saturday evening.

The church on the poster is actually a stock photograph from the German town of Limburg an der Lahn.

Local campaign leader Ruud Burlet told the Limburger he could not believe a mistake had been made and that he would have to check it out first.

It is the first time FvD has competed in the provincial elections.

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