Multiple arrests: 35,000 protest lockdown in Vienna

A new nationwide lockdown will come into effect on Monday, including for those who have been vaccinated. Many Austrians protest against this. Tens of thousands of people take part in a demonstration. Some throw bottles at police officers. In Austria tens of thousands protested against the impending tightening of the corona. In Vienna, according to […]

Schallenberg sworn in on Monday: Van der Bellen declares government crisis to be "completed"

The Chancellor resigned, the successor in the starting blocks: Austria’s Federal President Van der Bellen declares the political crisis in his country over. However, he also urges the parties to regain lost confidence. ÖVP and Greens are at least optimistic. After the resignation of the Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz under the pressure of corruption investigations, […]

President on brief investigations: "Government crisis, but not a state crisis"

The Austrian Federal Chancellor is once again in the sights of the public prosecutor. After talks with all opposition parties, Federal President Alexander Van der Bellen reassured the Austrians: he would “watch over it with hawk eyes.” In a televised address, the Austrian Federal President Alexander Van der Bellen described the searches in the Federal […]