By Francois Murphy VIENNA, May 22 (Reuters) - Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz sought on Wednesday to contain the fallout from the collapse of his coalition government but did little to quell the.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters
The far-right Freedom Party (FPO) quit Austria's coalition government on Tuesday after the president sided with conservative chancellor Sebastian Kurz and sacked the hardline FPO interior minister. Reuters - Published
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..
Austria's chancellor said on Wednesday that authorities had uncovered links between the alleged perpetrator of the Christchurch attack and the country's far-right Identitarian youth movement. Sebastian..
Reuters reports Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz on Wednesday said there was a financial link between the man who killed 50 people in mass shootings at mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, and the..
Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz sought on Tuesday to oust the far-right interior minister who he says is compromised by the scandal that wrecked their coalition, while trying to avoid a chain.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Austria's far-right Freedom Party (FPO) would support a vote of no confidence in conservative Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, online news outlet Oe24 reported on Tuesday, as opposition parties prepare such.. Reuters - Published
Members of the far-right Freedom Party have quit all their ministerial roles in the Austrian government, according to reports. It comes after chancellor Sebastian Kurz proposed to sack his interior.. WorldNews - Published
Even though he brought the far right into power, Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz hopes voters will see him as having put his country first by sticking by his coalition partners despite their.. Reuters - Published
Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz proposed on Monday sacking his interior minister, escalating a battle triggered when a video sting took down the longtime leader of his far-right coalition partners. Reuters - Published
Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz proposed on Monday that far-right Interior Minister Herbert Kickl be sacked in the wake of a scandal that forced the leader of Kickl's Freedom Party to step down. Reuters - Published
Austria's two ruling parties faced off on Monday over whether their lame-duck government could even limp along until a snap election, with Chancellor Sebastian Kurz's conservatives demanding the.. Reuters - Published
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 state contracts.. Reuters - Published
Austria will hold a snap election at the earliest possible date, Sebastian Kurz has said after his vice chancellor was forced to resign amid a scandal involving claims of corruption. More follows….. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •France 24
Conservative Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz pulled the plug on Saturday on his coalition with the far-right Freedom Party after a damaging video prompted its leader to step down as vice chancellor. 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 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
Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz called a crisis meeting late on Friday after two German newspapers published footage purportedly showing his deputy discussing state contracts with a potential.. Reuters - Published