Tag: Alexander van der Bellen

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Trump Looms Large in Austrian Presidential Debate

Austrian presidential candidates Norbert Hofer and Alexander Van der Bellen squared off for a heated TV debate, both flinging accusations of extremist sympathies. Anti-mass migration Freedom Party (FPÖ) presidential candidate Norbert Hofer sparred with the left wing former Green party

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Police Investigating Threats Against New President

Austrian police have announced that they are taking threats against new President Alexander Van der Bellen very seriously. The Austrian Interior Ministry has announced that they are looking to work with security and intelligence services to beef up protection of