Austrian Federal Chancellor Sebastian Kurz (ÖVP) declared Sunday [19 August] that ships with rescued refugees on board should be prevented from berthing in all EU countries. He agrees on this issue with Joseph Muscat, the head of the Maltese government. ‘Boats with migrants on board should rather be stopped at …Read More »
Major General Brieger said that due to a lack of concrete border protection on the external borders of the European Union, all member states faced a threat from mass migration including the possibility of future terrorist attacks. “The migration problem has developed in such a way that all member states of …Read More »
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz today, saying that Jerusalem will “intensify” its contact with Vienna despite Israel’s ban on dealings with the Austrian Freedom Party, which is currently governing in coalition with Kurz’s Austrian People’s Party. Netanyahu told Kurz, who is visiting Israel today, that …Read More »
All Austria is upset. The news of the murder of little Hadishat, a 7-year-old girl, in Döbling, a district of Vienna, has shocked the country. Although her body was found in a garbage container, many questions remain unanswered. Hadishat had known her killer, Robert K., a 16-year-old Chechen national and …Read More »
Maria Enzersdorf, Austria: A Nigerian migrant entered a playground and threatened children, then attacked police
A shocking incident happened on Thursday in the town of Maria Enzersdorf in Lower Austria, south of Vienna. A 25-year-old asylum-seeker is being held after he threatened several children on a playground with a chisel. He also injured two policemen before being placed under arrest. The incident began while the …Read More »
Up to 840 euros in cash, as well as their mobile phones and the data they contain, could be confiscated from asylum-seekers as part of a controversial new bill on immigration that was presented in Austria on Wednesday. The text presented to the Council of Ministers by the Right-wing coalition …Read More »
Vienna, Austria: A father was forbidden from entering the hospital room where his sick daughter was staying because she is sharing it with a Muslim who won’t tolerate a man’s presence
A father was forbidden from entering the hospital room where his sick daughter was staying because she is sharing it with a Muslim who won’t tolerate a man’s presence. The 56-year-old father of a hospital patient suffering from multiple sclerosis was expelled from the premises because a fully-veiled Muslim woman, …Read More »
Vienna (Austria): “Out of 25 students, there are 21 that need to be integrated, and many of those think that Islamic law is superior,” a teacher testifies.
The problems in the classroom are almost impossible to solve. “It’s just too much,” she told the Austrian news site Addendum. Most of the children need integration, not only linguistically but also culturally. “Nobody can do it,” she says. “Where should we integrate them? ” Quarrels among the students are …Read More »
At least three people were seriously injured, the offender is on the run. A knife attack occurred this Wednesday evening, around 19:45, on the streets of Vienna, Austria. At least three people were seriously injured by a man who fled, before committing at least one second attack. According to the …Read More »
The Visegrád Group (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia) wants to create a common project to combat the migrant crisis.
Austrian conservative Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said on Tuesday that he wants to “build bridges” to ease tensions between East and West within the EU. “I have noticed growing tensions in the EU, particularly because of the migration crisis. In this context, our ambitious project in Austria is to build bridges …Read More »