Just four weeks after announcing his resignation in the wake of a Hitler selfie scandal, the founder of the anti-Islam movement Pegida has been voted back into leadership.

A secret vote held in recent days named Lutz Bachmann back to the helm of the organising team of Pegida, which stands for the Patriots against the Islamisation of the West.

"Lutz [Bachmann] will continue to function as one of the three leaders," the organisation wrote on its Facebook page.

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