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The Europe Report: Far-right parties under scrutiny in Austria, UK | All Charts News - breaking news english

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Date created : 20/05/2019 – 17:44

A political earthquake has shaken Austria, just one week before the EU elections. We update you on the resignation of Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache, the now ex-leader of the far-right Freedom Party. Strache quit after a secretly-filmed videotape emerged showing him proposing various illicit deals in return for shady investments by a woman posing as a Russian oligarch’s niece.

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