Time to replace ‘Lisbon Agreement’ which forms the basis of the European Union, Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz

Time to replace ‘Lisbon Agreement’ which forms the basis of the European Union, Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz

Vienna: Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz accused that the Lisbon Agreement, signed by the European countries 12 years ago, has now become obsolete. Kurz claimed that significant changes are required to address factors like migrant crisis, Brexit, the mounting debt burden on the European countries and economic crisis. Currently, the interim Presidentship is with Austria, and […]

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Italy, Germany and Austria unite for stringent action against the hordes of migrants

Italy, Germany and Austria unite for stringent action against the hordes of migrants

Vienna: “If only the hordes of migrants entering Europe reduce, there would be no further problems between the internal borders of the European Union. This will enable the European countries to maintain cordial relations with each other and move ahead,’ in these words, the Italian Minister of Internal Security, Matteo Salvini, clearly indicated that stemming […]

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Italy, Austria get aggressive on migrant issue, fire salvo of criticism on Chancellor Merkel’s new policy

Italy, Austria get aggressive on migrant issue, fire salvo of criticism on Chancellor Merkel’s new policy

Vienna/Berlin: Austria and Italy have fired salvos of criticism on the new proposal by Angela Merkel regarding the migrants. Austria retorted that it will not bear the cost of the ‘welcome culture’ imposed by Germany onto Europe and ordered additional security deployment along its borders shared with Germany, whereas, the Italian government has indicated closing […]

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Democracy in Europe will be threatened if the borders are not sealed for immigrants, warns Bavarian Minister-President

Democracy in Europe will be threatened if the borders are not sealed for immigrants, warns Bavarian Minister-President

Linz: The Minister-President of Bavaria in Germany, and the Austrian Chancellor have arrived at a consensus against the immigrants. ‘If the European borders are not sealed for the immigrants, the entire European democracy will come under threat,’ warned Markus Soeder, the Minister-President of Bavaria. Minister-President Soeder is the leader of the Christian Social Union (CSU) […]

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Storm of another migrant influx hovering over Europe, warns Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz

Storm of another migrant influx hovering over Europe, warns Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz

Berlin: The Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz issued a stern warning that hordes of migrants had parked themselves at the borders of various European countries, similar to 2015, and that a fresh storm of migrant influx was hovering over Europe. While issuing this warning, Chancellor Kurz also accused the German Chancellor Angela Merkel of being solely […]

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Austria issues orders for closing 7 mosques & expelling 40 imams

Austria issues orders for closing 7 mosques & expelling 40 imams

Vienna: ‘Parallel societies, political Islam and tendencies towards radicalization have no place in our country,’ were the strong words used by the Austrian Chancellor, Sebastian Kurz to announce the decision to close 7 mosques and expel 40 imams. This decision was taken based on the law passed in Austria, in 2015. Austrian Chancellor Kurz informed […]

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China will fill the vacuum created by the US, claims Austrian Chancellor

China will fill the vacuum created by the US, claims Austrian Chancellor

Munich : Austrian Chancellor, Sebastian Kurz, indicated the changes in the international systems saying, ‘The power centre at the international level is shifting. The United States is still a super power but it seem to be withdrawing from the international politics. China is trying to fill up this political vacuum.’ At the same time, he […]

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Austria to deploy ‘Border Protection Unit’ to stop influx of refugees, announces the Internal Security Minister

Austria to deploy ‘Border Protection Unit’ to stop influx of refugees, announces the Internal Security Minister

Vienna: Internal security minister, Herbert Kickl, has announced that the ‘Border Protection Unit’ will be deployed on the border to prevent any situation similar to the one that arose three years ago because of the herds of refugees. This announcement by Kickl looks to be a part of the warning by the Vice Chancellor of […]

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German elections result creates impact on European elections, indicate rise in right wing groups in Europe.

German elections result creates impact on European elections, indicate rise in right wing groups in Europe.

Vienna : In the elections held in Germany, the right wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) aggressive party had given a major blow gaining 13 percent votes. This result in Germany has created a huge impact on other European countries and it is predicted that right wing groups will be getting a lead in the elections […]

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Turkish foreign minister in verbal duel with Austrian counterpart over migrant crisis

Turkish foreign minister in verbal duel with Austrian counterpart over migrant crisis

The way events have unfolded recently, the issue of the migrant deal struck between Europe and Turkey appears to have come back on the anvil. Following the aggressive stance taken by the President of the European Commission and by the German Vice Chancellor on this issue, the Austrian Foreign Minister too has entered the fray. […]

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