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UNHCR lauds Austrian refugee response

UNHCR lauds Austrian refugee response

Melissa Fleming, UNHCR Head of Communications, has praised the response of both government and civil society to the refugee crisis in Austria.

Faymann calls for emergency summit

Faymann calls for emergency summit

Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann called Sunday for an emergency EU summit to resolve the migrant crisis, saying his country's admittance of thousands of refugees crossing from Hungary was just a "temporary" measure.