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Austria to re-run presidential elections

Last month saw a far right candidate, Norbert Hofer, narrowly defeated by only 31’000 votes in the Austrian election. Mr Hofer, Freedom Party, lost to Alexander Van der Bellen, former leader of the Greens. 418 more words

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The unexpected I

Some of you might know that one of my major interests lie in Austrian politics, giving my background in the Green Party and their youth organisation. 617 more words

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Austria, Germany accept migrants

After misery, delivery. Hundreds of migrants, exhausted after breaking away from police and marching for hours toward Western Europe, boarded buses provided by Hungary’s government as Austria in the early-morning hours said it and Germany would let them in. 213 more words

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