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Austrians Count Cost of Losing ‘Paradise Market’ in Russia Due to Sanctions

As Russian producers reap the rewards of import substitution, Austrian exporters are ruing the EU’s decision to impose sanctions. Imposing sanctions against Russia was a mistake which has cost Europe as much as Russia, Vienna’s former trade ambassador to Moscow Dietmar Fellner told Austria’s Kurier newspaper. Fellner said that he hopes the sanctions “will soon be abolished,” but warned that …

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Austrian Populist Leader Vows to Ban Islamism

The leader of the anti-mass migration Freedom Party of Austria (FPÖ) Heinz-Christian Strache has vowed to ban Islamism in Austria as he sets his sights on the chancellor position. Mr. Strache has said he wants to ban political Islam in Austria at the New Year’s celebration of the Freedom Party in a keynote speech in Salzburg. Strache said that Austria …

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