Heinz-Christian Strache is an Austrian politician serving as the Vice-Chancellor of Austria since 2017. He also has been Minister for the Civil Service and Sport since January 2018 and Chairman of the Freedom Party (FPÖ) since April 2005. He previously served as a member of the National Council from October 2006 until December 2017 and as a member of the Gemeinderat and Landtag of Vienna (2001–2006).
A political earthquake has shaken Austria, just one week before the EU elections. We update you on the resignation of Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache, the now ex-leader of the far-right Freedom.. France 24 - Published
Support for Austria's far-right Freedom Party (FPO) fell by 5 percentage points to 18 percent after longtime FPO leader Heinz-Christian Strache was caught in an apparent sting operation offering to fix.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •France 24
According to a report by Reuters, on Sunday, Austria's president recommended a new election be held in early September, claiming that he wanted to restore trust in the government after a video scandal..
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..
Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz on Saturday announced fresh elections after his coalition collapsed following a video sting that forced his deputy, far-right leader Heinz-Christian Strache, to.. France 24 - Published
Austria's vice chancellor and longtime far-right leader, Heinz-Christian Strache, said on Saturday he was stepping down over "catastrophic" video footage of him that threatens to bring down the.. Reuters - Published
Austria's conservative Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is due to issue a statement at 7:45 p.m. (1745 GMT) after far-right Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache stepped down on Saturday, Kurz's office.. Reuters - Published
Austria's vice chancellor and longtime far-right leader, Heinz-Christian Strache, said on Saturday he was stepping down over "catastrophic" video footage of him that threatened to bring down the.. Reuters - Published
Just days before key EU elections, Austria's coalition government has been plunged into crisis on as far-right party leader and Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache has been forced to resign after.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •France 24
Norbert Hofer, proposed to replace scandal-tainted Heinz-Christian Strache as leader of Austria's Freedom Party, is the country's transport minister who nearly became western Europe's first far-right.. Reuters - Published
Austria's vice chancellor and longtime far-right leader, Heinz-Christian Strache, said on Saturday he was stepping down over video footage that threatened to bring down the right-wing coalition.. Reuters - Published
Austria's chancellor is ruling out working with his deputy Heinz-Christian Strache, a coalition source said on Saturday, after footage apparently showed the Freedom Party leader discussing state.. Reuters - Published
Austria's conservative Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is now ruling out continuing to work with Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache of the far-right Freedom Party, a coalition source said on Saturday. Reuters - Published