Lawyer admits involvement in video sting that brought down leader of Austria's far-right
Saturday, 25 May 2019 A lawyer has admitted he was involved in the “honey trap” video which brought down the Austrian vice-chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache. In a press release from his lawyer, Ramin Mirfakhrai told the German newspaper Bild the sting was a “civil society-driven project in which investigative-journalistic approaches were taken”. However he did not reveal who else took part in the operation which led to the collapse of the coalition government. We’ll tell you what’s true. You can form your own view. From 15p €0.18 $0.18 USD 0.27 a day, more exclusives, analysis and extras. Subscribe now Mr Strache, who also stood down as leader of the far-right Freedom Party, has filed a criminal complaint...
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