Austria

Christians and Muslims team up to protect Holocaust exhibit in Vienna

Muslim and Catholic activists teamed up to protect an exhibit of photos of Holocaust survivors in central Vienna after vandals targeted them for a third time.

Third attack in a month on Vienna exhibition of Holocaust survivors

A prominent public art installation in Vienna featuring large portraits of Holocaust survivors was badly damaged after an unknown assailant slashed the pictures with a knife.

Photos of Holocaust survivors in Vienna defaced with swastikas

Photos of Holocaust survivors exhibited on a central Vienna street have been defaced with swastikas, drawing condemnation from political and Jewish leaders.

Austrian Jewish leader praises downfall of far-right politician

The head of Austria’s Jewish community said that the downfall of far-right party leader and Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache validated his community’s policy of avoiding the faction.

Head of Austria’s far-right FPÖ resigns amid corruption scandal

Austrian far-right Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache resigned following explosive revelations from a hidden-camera sting.

58% of Austrians believe that something like the Holocaust could happen again

More than half of Austrians believe that something like the Holocaust could happen again in other European countries.

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