Troost used to be state spokesman for the Left Party in Bremen and later moved to Saxony. In 2005 he entered the Bundestag via the state list for the Saxon left and was a member of parliament until 2017 and then again briefly in 2021 as a successor. Most recently, he had devoted himself primarily to structural change in the lignite areas.
Saxony: Saxon left mourn the loss of Axel Troost
Dresden (dpa / sn) - The Saxon left mourn the loss of their former member of the Bundestag Axel Troost.