Austria’s interior minister Wolfgang Sobotka said the suspect is an 18-old Austrian citizen of a migrant background and there were “indications” of jihadist motives.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov lashed out at the ongoing US election scapegoating fiasco, saying that leaders from the UK, Germany, and France have “grossly interfered” in US internal affairs,
Austrian Defense Minister Hans-Peter Doskozil has called for new measures to slow the flow of migrants into Austria. The plan puts special emphasis on the border with Slovakia.
A rightwing populist of the Alternative for Germany (AfD) party has broken with the country’s postwar political consensus by calling for a “180-degree turn” from the tradition of remembering and atoning for the Nazi era.
The outgoing German president has used his last major address to call upon Germany to defend democracy in the face of increasing threats.
The head of the German daily broadsheet Die Welt has called on Germans to oppose U.S. President-elect Donald Trump by being more multicultural and more “gay.”
President of Austria’s Freedom Party (FPÖ), Heinz-Christian Strache has officially announced their attendance at Donald Trump’s upcoming inauguration that will take place this Friday.
Germany’s highest court on Tuesday threw out a bid to ban the far-right NPD party, arguing that the xenophobic fringe outfit is too insignificant to spell a real threat to the democratic order.
Donald Trump wants a “great relationship” with Chancellor Angela Merkel, a member of his transition team said on Tuesday, after the US president-elect sparked anger with criticism of her and NATO.
BMW AG sought to defuse potential tensions with President-elect Donald Trump by noting its factory in the U.S. is its largest in the world and that a new, smaller factory in Mexico will make cars for its global customers and not just Americans.