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Austrian councillor sent to learn online manners after hate posts

Austrian councillor sent to learn online manners after hate posts

A far-right councillor in Austria will have to attend a course to learn good behaviour online after posting hateful comments on social media, a court decided on Monday.

EU to consider tougher Russia sanctions over Ukraine

EU to consider tougher Russia sanctions over Ukraine

The European Union will next month consider further sanctions against Russia over the latest flare-up in the Ukraine conflict, the foreign minister of Austria, which holds the rotating EU presidency, said Tuesday.