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Arnold Schwarzenegger attacked by ‘crazed fan’ in South Africa

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By Chris Robertson, news reporter Actor and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has been attacked while out at an event in South Africa, footage shows. In a clip that emerged on Saturday, Schwarzenegger can be seen at the Arnold Classic Africa event in Johannesburg when someone runs up behind him and kicks him in the Read More

‘Enemies of freedom’? Germany launches anti-rightwing crusade amid Austrian govt crisis

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German politicians, including Chancellor Angela Merkel, have rushed to take advantage of the government crisis in the neighboring Austria for their own political goals, uniting in a crusade against the right-wing populists. As Austria is reeling from a scandal involving Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache, which put the Alpine nation on a brink of snap elections, Read More

Austria faces snap election after vice chancellor resignation

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Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has called for a snap election after the resignation of his vice chancellor over an alleged corruption scandal. Heinz-Christian Strache resigned on Saturday after footage of him seeming to offer lucrative German contracts to a potential Russian benefactor was published in newspapers this week. Mr Kurz said he could not reach Read More

‘As soon as possible’: Austria’s Kurz on snap elections following leaked video scandal

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Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has proposed calling a snap election after the country’s Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache resigned following what he called “political assassination.” “I have proposed to the president today to hold snap elections in Austria as soon as possible,” Kurz said. He called on those, who support his reform course and those satisfied with Read More

Integration call or stigmatization? Austria’s ‘10 commandments of immigration’ prompts DEBATE

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The so-called ‘10 commandments of immigration,’ a set of vague rules for migrants tabled by an anti-immigration politician in Lower Austria, has provoked heated debate. RT has heard from both sides. The 10 rules for immigrants, unveiled by Austrian FPO politician Gottfried Waldhaeusl this week, are ranging from “learning German” to the vague “show gratitude Read More

‘As soon as possible’: Austria’s Kurz on snap elections following leaked video scandal

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Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has proposed calling a snap election after the country’s Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Starche resigned after what he called “political assassination.” “I have proposed to the president today to hold snap elections in Austria as soon as possible,” Kurz said. He called on those, who support his reform course and those satisfied with Read More

German intel cautious about working with Austrian counterparts, because… Russia – reports

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The head of the German domestic security agency, the BfV, has told the parliament he sees “considerable risks” in intelligence cooperation with neighboring Austria, according to Die Welt. And it is all about Russia again. On the heels of a scandal involving Austria’s now-former Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache and a supposed “Russian oligarch’s niece,” the Read More

Arnold Schwarzenegger attacked at event in South Africa

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By Chris Robertson, news reporter Bodybuilder and actor Arnold Schwarzenegger has been attacked whilst out at an event in South Africa, footage shows. In a clip that emerged on Saturday, Schwarzenegger can be seen at the Arnold Classic Africa event in Johannesburg when someone runs up behind him and kicks him in the back. The Read More

‘Political assassination’: Austrian Vice Chancellor Strache resigns after leaked video scandal

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Heinz-Christian Strache has resigned as Austria’s vice chancellor a day after German media reported that he and a close aide discussed potentially illegal quid pro quo arrangements with a suspected Russian business woman. Speaking the media on Saturday, Strache said he has submitted his resignation letter to Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, which the latter “will accept.” Read More

Austrian VC caught discussing alleged shady deals, and pundits cry ‘Russia took over the country’

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Austria’s ruling coalition party is under fire after a leaked video showed the vice chancellor discussing alleged quid pro quo arrangements with a “Russian oligarch niece” … and some pundits quickly had their Russiagate meltdowns. The scandal rocked the Freedom Party of Austria (FPO) on Friday after two German publications, Spiegel and Suddeutscher Zeitung, released Read More