The Freedom Party of Austria is a right-wing populist, national-conservative political party in Austria. The party, led by Heinz-Christian Strache from April 2005 until May 2019, is a member of the Europe of Nations and Freedom group in the European Parliament, as well as of the Movement for a Europe of Nations and Freedom.
Austrian 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.. Reuters - Published
VIENNA (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.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has suffered a no-confidence vote in parliament and will be forced to resign. How it came to this involves a web of alliances and an alleged corruption sting against..
The far-right Alternative for Germany's lead candidate in the European parliament election warned politicians from major centre-right and centre-left European parties: 'Your time is up'. Rough cut (no..
VIENNA (Reuters) - Austria raced on Saturday toward a snap election as Chancellor Sebastian Kurz pulled the plug on his coalition with the far right after its leader was caught on video offering to fix..
Reuters reports Austrian president Alexander Van der Bellen said on Saturday that a snap election was necessary. The statement followed the resignation of Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache, the..
Reuters reports German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for Europe to push back against far-right parties. She said populist movements intend to destroy core European values such as fighting corruption..
According to a report by Reuters, on Saturday, Austria's vice chancellor and longtime far-right leader, Heinz Christian Strache said that he was stepping down over 'catastrophic' video footage of him..