The CSU and SPD have suffered major losses in Bavaria's state elections. The CSU won just 37.2 percent of the vote - losing more than ten percentage points. The SPD suffered similar losses, coming in fifth with just 9.7 percent. The Green Party came second of all the parties, seeing its share of the vote increase dramatically to 17.5 percent. Europe's commentators take stock of the results.

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