Austrian Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache has resigned after video emerged showing him discussing fixing state contracts in return for financial and political favors. Strache is a member of Austria's far-right Freedom Party, which has been part of Austria’s ruling coalition since 2017....
VIENNA (Reuters) - Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz left office on Tuesday after parliament voted out his conservative provisional government, blaming him in part for a political crisis triggered by..
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..
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..
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..