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Mitterlehner calls for support for Russian sanctions

Mitterlehner calls for support for Russian sanctions

Economics Minister Reinhold Mitterlehner (People's Party/ÖVP) says that the European Union aims to show "political leadership" by imposing economic sanctions on Russia.

Flashmob protests Palestinian conflict

Flashmob protests Palestinian conflict

A group of protestors used a flash mob approach to bring attention to the current plight of Palestinians in Gaza on Sunday evening.

National Council president Prammer dead

National Council president Prammer dead

National Council President and First Speaker of Parliament Barbara Prammer (SPÖ) passed away on Saturday afternoon after battling a serious illness. She was 60 years old.