Die Friesen

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The Frisians
Die Friesen / Do Fräisen / De Freesen
Leader Ralf Bieneck
Founded 2007[1]
Headquarters Leer, Lower Saxony, Germany
Ideology Ethnic minority interests
European affiliation European Free Alliance[2]
Colours Black, red, blue

Die Friesen (German; English: The Frisians, West Frisian: Do Fräisen, Low German: De Freesen) is a regionalist political party in the state of Lower Saxony in Germany, seeking to promote the interests of the Frisian minority ethnic group in Germany.[3]

The party seeks self-determination.[4] Their political policies include: the introduction of Low German as a compulsory subject in schools.[5]

Die Friesen is a member of the European Free Alliance.

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