Freedom Party of Austria
Austrian political party
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The Freedom Party of Austria is a right-wing populist, national-conservative political party in Austria. The party, led by Norbert Hofer since September 2019, is a member of the Identity and Democracy group in the European Parliament, as well as of the Identity and Democracy Party.
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Former Austrian far-right leader Strache runs again with splinter groupThe disgraced former leader of Austria's far-right Freedom Party (FPO), Heinz-Christian Strache, said on Wednesday he is running for office with a splinter party, a fresh blow to the FPO after Strache..
Fallen hero of Austria's far right mentions comeback as party expels himAustria's far-right Freedom Party (FPO) expelled its scandal-hit leader Heinz-Christian Strache on Friday and he said he was considering a political comeback next year, fuelling speculation of a split.
Austrian far right starts to fracture amid Ibiza scandal falloutThree Austrian far-right Freedom Party (FPO) city councillors in Vienna left the party on Thursday, a fracture possibly leading to a nationwide split after it crashed out of the coalition government..
Austrian conservatives claim winVIENNA -- Austrian ex-Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is poised for a return to power, after his conservative People's Party won a snap election Sunday that was called after the collapse of his government..
Norbert Hofer: new 'friendly face' of Austria's far-rightNorbert Hofer, who is expected to be formally elected on Saturday to lead Austria's far-right Freedom Party (FPOe) into national elections, has gained a reputation as the party's friendly face in..
Police Raid Former Austrian Vice Chancellor's Home In Corruption ProbeIt was reported Tuesday that Heinz-Christian Strache, the former vice chancellor of Austria, had his home raided in a corruption probe, Deutsche Welle reports. The far-right politician's house was..
Austria's Kurz says open to new government coalition with far rightA new government coalition between his conservatives and the far-right Freedom Party (FPO) could be an option after snap elections in September, former Austrian chancellor Sebastian Kurz said in..
Austria's Kurz says email hoax tried to link him to Ibiza video scandalAustrian conservative leader Sebastian Kurz said on Monday that an email hoax had attempted to implicate him in a video sting scandal that felled the leader of the far-right Freedom Party (FPO) and..
Disgraced ex-leader of Austrian far right turns down EU Parliament seatVIENNA (Reuters) - Austrian far-right veteran Heinz-Christian Strache, who quit as deputy head of the coalition government over a video sting, said on Monday he would not take up a European Parliament..
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