Tag: Vienna

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Vienna Knife-man Shot Dead Had ‘Islamist Sympathies’

AFP — The Austrian of Egyptian origin who was shot dead over the weekend after attacking a soldier with a knife outside the Iranian ambassador’s residence in Vienna had Islamist sympathies, authorities said Tuesday. Preliminary indications suggest that the 26-year-old

Nora Illi, the women's representative of an unofficial group called the Islamic Central Committee of Switzerland, wears a niqab as she attends a Sunday night talkshow on November 6, 2016 in Berlin. German public broadcaster ARD came under fire on November 7, 2016 for allowing Illi to wear a full-face …

Veiled Islamist Activist Arrested in Burqa-Ban Vienna

Swiss Islamist activist Nora Illi was briefly detained by police in Vienna after she and three other women wore full-face Islamic veils in the centre of the city where wearing the garment is banned.

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Nikki Haley: Trump ‘Has Grounds’ to Decertify Iran Nuclear Deal

United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley says President Donald Trump is both justified and has the authority to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal should the commander in chief decide not to re-certify the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) late next month.

BERLIN, GERMANY - JANUARY 25: A young woman from Syria (L) learns about job opportunities at the second annual jobs fair for refugees and migrants at the Estrel hotel and conference venue on January 25, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. The intiative brings together exhibitors from retail, the service industry, manufacturing, …

Asylum Seeker Unemployment Up 33 Percent Since 2016

Asylum seeker unemployment numbers are up 33 percent in Austria despite the fact that the number of total migrants coming into the country has declined. The number of unemployed asylum seekers has risen to 28,720 in Austria, and the capital Vienna