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Austria

A caller to a Radio Station sentenced for trivialising the Holocaust

A caller to ORF-Radio-Salzburg was sentenced to one year of conditional imprisonment...

Jewish community of Vienna mobilises to assist refugees

The Jewish Community of Vienna (IKG Wien), together with many organisations and individual members of the community, is currently providing immediate assistance for families who have fled to Austria's capital.

After one year, National Strategy against antisemitism sees substantial progress

One year after the release of the Austrian National Strategy on combatting antisemitism, an implementation report presented to the National Council shows substantial progress.

Austria apologizes for Nazi crimes

Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer apologized on behalf of the Austrian Republic to Israel’s Foreign Minister Yair Lapid for the crimes committed at the Nazis’ Mauthausen concentration camp.

Austrian National Council joins #WeRemember campaign again this year

For the second consecutive year, the Austrian Parliament will once again be participating in the global #WeRemember campaign.

Austrian Union of Jewish Students sues far right leader for Holocaust trivialisation

The Austrian Jewish Union of Jewish Students (JöH) has sued the leader of the the far-right Freedom Party (FPÖ), for trivialising the Holocaust during an interview with the Austrian national broadcaster ORF.

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