Showing posts with label Austria. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Austria. Show all posts

Friday, June 8, 2018

Monday, December 18, 2017

‘Don’t let Nazis govern’: 1,000s protest new coalition govt in Austria

1,000s protest new coalition govt in Austria
Thousands of demonstrators have gathered in Vienna to protest the swearing-in of the new Austrian government. The rally targeted the anti-immigrant Freedom Party of Austria (FPO), which has joined the coalition government.

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Turkey Blasts Austrian Call to Halt Ankara's EU Talks

Turkey Blasts Austrian Call to Halt Ankara's EU Talks
Ankara on Sunday criticized a call by Austria’s new government for a halt to Turkey’s EU accession negotiations, saying it shows a discriminatory attitude that ignores Turkey’s rights.

New Austrian government rules out EU referendum

New Austrian government
Austria's new coalition government will not hold a referendum on membership of the European Union, incoming vice-chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache of the far-right Freedom Party (FPOe) said today.

Monday, July 10, 2017

Vienna Bars Turkish Economy Minister From Attending Failed Coup Anniversary

The Austrian Foreign Ministry prohibited Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci from entering the country on the occasion of commemorative events of the 2016 Turkish failed coup attempt citing security concerns, a ministry spokesperson said Monday.

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Growing migrant inflow: Italian FM summons Austrian ambassador over border controls

The Italian Foreign Ministry has summoned the Austrian ambassador over Vienna’s decision to re-introduce border controls. The move comes as Austria announced it was ready to deploy troops and armored vehicles to the Italian border over the growing migrant inflow.

Migrants: l'Autriche se dit prête à déployer l'armée à sa frontière avec l'Italie

L'Autriche compte "très bientôt" rétablir les contrôles et déployer des soldats à sa frontière avec l'Italie si l'afflux de migrants ne ralentit pas, a annoncé le ministre autrichien de la Défense à un quotidien viennois ce lundi.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Turkey to 'not allow' Austria's participation in NATO

Turkey will not allow Austria’s participation in NATO activities as long as Vienna continues its anti-Turkey stance on European Union platforms, a Turkish Foreign Ministry source said on Tuesday.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Austria must honor refugee relocation deal, EU says

Austria must honor the EU refugee relocation agreement and will face consequences if withdraws from it, a European Commission spokeswoman said Tuesday in Brussels, reacting to Vienna's announcement that it will no longer participate in the program.

Austria says wants exemption from EU migrant relocation system

Austria will seek an exemption from having to accept more asylum-seekers under an EU relocation system, it said Tuesday, arguing that it has already taken in its fair share during Europe's migration crisis.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Espace Schengen: nouvelle prolongation des contrôles aux frontières

La Commission européenne a donné son feu vert mercredi à une nouvelle prolongation de trois mois des contrôles à certaines frontières intérieures de l'espace Schengen, réintroduits en 2015 par cinq pays confrontés à un fort afflux migratoire.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Ankara snubs EU decision to halt accession talks

Turkish European Union Minister Ömer Çelik has harshly criticized the EU, declaring that it lacked self-confidence after the bloc unanimously decided not to open new chapters in Turkey’s accession talks.

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