Sexual assaults by asylum seekers: The balance is also depressing - derStandard.at
Serious breakdown: the head of the constitution protection office employed right-wing extremists as bodyguards
According to the news magazine FOCUS, the President of the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution (BfV), Thomas Haldenwang, employed a bodyguard who was part of the right-wing and paramilitary group "Uniter" when he was hired.
38 refugees in refrigerated trailers
In Bruck a.d. Leitha, a 51-year-old Turkish citizen, has been arrested as an alleged smuggler. According to the state police department of Lower Austria, he had transported 38 refugees in an articulated vehicle, who were picked up. The people had paid 6,000 to 8,000 euros and reported fear of death and a lack of oxygen. The discovery of the towing dated last Wednesday evening, as now reported ...
"Be Courageous" To Stand Up To Russia, Turkey, EU Executive Says
European Union states must be quicker in their foreign policy to support pro-democracy protests in Belarus or to stand up to Russia and Turkey, EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said on Wednesday.
Belarus: Tichanowskaja wants to grant Lukashenko impunity - derStandard.at
Opposition leader Svetlana Tichanowskaja does not want to prosecute the controversial head of state
Barbados to remove Queen as head of state next year
Barbados has announced its intention to remove the Queen as its head of state and become a republic next year.
Von der Leyen to Unveil Plan for Migration Policy Overhaul After Moria Camp Fire
BRUSSELS (Sputnik), Luc Rivet - Following years of unsuccessful attempts to find a consensus on tackling the migration time bomb, the European Union's executive arm is finally set to unveil a plan for policy overhaul on 23 September after being spurred into action by the devastating Moria camp fire that left some 12,000 migrants without shelter.
Yoshihide Suga elected as Japan's first new prime minister in 8 years
71-year-old Suga will replace long-time ally Shinzo Abe who is stepping down because of his health.
Anschober: Corona traffic lights are not changed every week
Health Minister Rudolf Anschober has admitted confusions in connection with the Corona traffic light and wants to come back to "simpler, clear communication".
Travel warnings: which countries see red in Austrians - derStandard.at
Because the number of infections is increasing in this country, the neighboring state chancelleries are considering whether to send travelers from Austria to quarantine