Major conservative victories in Italy & Germany. In Thuringia, Germany the AFD exceeded expectations and got to 2nd place, getting more young voters than any other group. October 28, 2019 2:00 pm by IWB In Italy, Umbria which has been ruled by the left since the 70s, has flipped to the right. We are primarily funded by readers. Please subscribe and donate to support us! Umbria flipped from left to right. AfD takes 2nd place in Thuringia.