Thursday, 9 December , 2021

Austria

Coronavirus pandemic in Austria runs out of control

By Markus Salzmann Nov. 23, 2021 The unscrupulous policies of Austria’s ruling parties in recent months have led to mass coronavirus infections and high death rates....

A Communist victory in Austria!

The ‘House of Graz’ – For the First Time, a Communist Elected Mayor in Austria’s Second-Largest City   19 Nov 21 On 17 November Elke Kahr, chair...

Austria’s Sebastian Kurz steps down as chancellor amid new corruption scandal

9 Oct, 2021 Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz on Saturday said he’s resigning amid a corruption probe that threatened to unravel his ruling coalition. Kurz, who’s...

Orbán, Le Pen, Salvini join forces to blast EU integration

But don’t expect a single Euroskeptic group any time soon By Maïa de La Baume July 2, 2021 Sixteen European right-wing populist parties, including several in...

Fractious EU summit rejects Franco-German plan for Putin talks

Bloc to explore sanctions instead, as gathering also holds ‘emotional’ debate over Hungary’s LGBT laws By Jennifer Rankin 25 Jun 2021 A Franco-German plan to restart talks with...

Austria’s Black-Green government agitates against Muslims

By Markus Salzmann 7 June 2021 Image: BKA / CC BY-SA 2.0 At the end of last month the Austrian government headed by the right-wing Chancellor Sebastian...

As Anger Toward Belarus Mounts, Recall the 2013 Forced Landing of...

By Glenn Greenwald, Glenn Greenwald's Substack 24 May 21 What Belarus did, while illegal, is not unprecedented. The dangerous tactic was pioneered by the same U.S....

Ukrainian neo-Nazi ‘thought leader’ fired from prestigious Vienna fellowship as outcry...

By Gabriel Gavin 11 Jan, 2021 photo: Facebook / Nationales Medienkollektiv - NMK A prominent ultranationalist activist has lost her role at a prestigious Austrian research...

These seven EU countries are shaking up the EU

20 November 2020 The fronts have hardened in the dispute over the rule of law and the EU budget. Brussels is already talking about a...

Slovak intelligence warned Austria about the Vienna gunman trying to buy...

4 Nov, 2020 Austria’s interior minister has revealed that Slovakia informed Austria about the Vienna attacker attempting to buy ammunition during the summer, but the...