‘Alarming’: Austria passes heavily criticised terrorism law

‘Alarming’: Austria passes heavily criticised terrorism law

Austria's National Assembly on Wednesday adopted a heavily criticised anti-terror law that was formulated in the wake of a deadly jihadist terror attack and allows for increased surveillance.

Gang linked to Vienna terrorist attack arrested in Italy

Gang linked to Vienna terrorist attack arrested in Italy

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday

Today in Austria: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday

Mosque closed due to Vienna attack set to reopen

Mosque closed due to Vienna attack set to reopen

Families of Vienna terror attack victims sue Austrian government

Families of Vienna terror attack victims sue Austrian government

‘Absolute scandal’: Austria told to reform security agencies after Vienna attack

‘Absolute scandal’: Austria told to reform security agencies after Vienna attack

Austria’s draft anti-terror law provokes sharp criticism

Austria’s draft anti-terror law provokes sharp criticism

Austria drops probe into far-right activists over New Zealand massacre

Austria drops probe into far-right activists over New Zealand massacre

Vienna to erect terror attack memorial

Vienna to erect terror attack memorial

Vienna attack: Austria to introduce preventive detention for terror offenders

Vienna attack: Austria to introduce preventive detention for terror offenders

Police in Austria raid dozens of ‘Islamist-linked’ addresses

Police in Austria raid dozens of ‘Islamist-linked’ addresses

Anti-terror chief suspended after Austria attack failures

Anti-terror chief suspended after Austria attack failures

Half of those arrested after Vienna attack ‘had violent crime convictions’

Half of those arrested after Vienna attack ‘had violent crime convictions’

Austria set to close ‘radical’ mosques after Vienna terrorist attack

Austria set to close ‘radical’ mosques after Vienna terrorist attack

Austria attack: Questions mount over tracking of Vienna gunman

Austria attack: Questions mount over tracking of Vienna gunman

Fear rising amid Austria’s Jewish community after Vienna attack

Fear rising amid Austria’s Jewish community after Vienna attack

Vienna attack: Italy proposes EU adopt US-style police powers

Vienna attack: Italy proposes EU adopt US-style police powers

UPDATE: Vienna attack carried out by Isis supporter who ‘fooled’ Austrian authorities

UPDATE: Vienna attack carried out by Isis supporter who ‘fooled’ Austrian authorities

‘We are in shock’: Austrian capital reels after gunman kills four

‘We are in shock’: Austrian capital reels after gunman kills four

‘Europe stands with Austria’: Leaders react to Vienna attack

‘Europe stands with Austria’: Leaders react to Vienna attack

UPDATE: Four killed in Vienna terror attack

UPDATE: Four killed in Vienna terror attack

Two arrested in Switzerland over Vienna attack

Two arrested in Switzerland over Vienna attack

Diplomat arrested in Bavaria on suspicion of aiding planned terror attack

Diplomat arrested in Bavaria on suspicion of aiding planned terror attack

Austria halts anti-terror wall plans after outcry

Austria halts anti-terror wall plans after outcry

10 years for war crimes sentence in Linz

10 years for war crimes sentence in Linz

Jihadi arrested in Austria may be Mumbai bomber

Jihadi arrested in Austria may be Mumbai bomber

‘Mothers of courage’ expands across Europe

‘Mothers of courage’ expands across Europe

Terrorist attack in Austria ‘quite likely’

Terrorist attack in Austria ‘quite likely’

Vienna airport tightens security after Brussels attack

Vienna airport tightens security after Brussels attack

Ten alleged extremists on trial in Vienna

Ten alleged extremists on trial in Vienna

Austrian teen jihadist jailed for bomb plot

Austrian teen jihadist jailed for bomb plot

Custody extended for wounded Isis teen

Custody extended for wounded Isis teen

Teenager charged with terror offences

Teenager charged with terror offences

Austrian teens ‘wanted to be jihadi brides’

Austrian teens ‘wanted to be jihadi brides’

Google and YouTube to work with ministry

Google and YouTube to work with ministry

‘Mothers School’ to combat radicalization

‘Mothers School’ to combat radicalization

Six months for Isis Facebook postings

Six months for Isis Facebook postings

Poll: Majority fear radicalization of Muslims

Poll: Majority fear radicalization of Muslims

Police arrest Vienna bomb hoax caller

Police arrest Vienna bomb hoax caller

Missing family of five ‘has joined jihad’

Missing family of five ‘has joined jihad’

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Teacher suspended for defending Paris attacks

Suspected jihadist arrested in Graz

Suspected jihadist arrested in Graz

Russian ‘jihadist’ on trial in Krems

Russian ‘jihadist’ on trial in Krems

‘Extremism hotline’ swamped with calls

‘Extremism hotline’ swamped with calls

Austrian link mooted for French terror arrests

Austrian link mooted for French terror arrests

Austria’s €290m plan to fight terror

Austria’s €290m plan to fight terror

FPÖ wants to ‘intern’ suspected jihadists

FPÖ wants to ‘intern’ suspected jihadists

Bomb threat at Austrian radio station a hoax

Bomb threat at Austrian radio station a hoax

Teen ‘brides’ released by judge after Syria bid

Teen ‘brides’ released by judge after Syria bid

Plans to boost security in wake of Paris attacks

Plans to boost security in wake of Paris attacks

Mikl-Leitner to attend Paris anti-terror meet

Mikl-Leitner to attend Paris anti-terror meet

Vienna mosque defaced by graffiti

Vienna mosque defaced by graffiti

Austrian President condemns Paris attacks

Austrian President condemns Paris attacks

Terror alert level raised in Vienna

Terror alert level raised in Vienna

Austrian prosecutors fear jihadist reprisals

Austrian prosecutors fear jihadist reprisals

Austrian jihad teen girl ‘likely killed’

Austrian jihad teen girl ‘likely killed’

Custody extended for Islamic hate preacher

Custody extended for Islamic hate preacher

Austria passes anti-terrorism law

Austria passes anti-terrorism law

Ski hotel ‘receives bomb threat’

Ski hotel ‘receives bomb threat’

Austria launches hotline for extremism

Austria launches hotline for extremism

Profile of a Jihadist: Terror suspect revealed

Profile of a Jihadist: Terror suspect revealed

Police arrest 13 in raids on jihad recruiters

Police arrest 13 in raids on jihad recruiters

Anti-terror exercises marred by ‘lack of kit’

Anti-terror exercises marred by ‘lack of kit’

Teen terror suspect released from custody

Teen terror suspect released from custody

Missing Austrian teens are ‘near Syria’

Missing Austrian teens are ‘near Syria’

Radical Islam in Austria is active and growing

Radical Islam in Austria is active and growing

Austrian jihadist poses in front of corpses

Austrian jihadist poses in front of corpses

Teachers told how to spot ‘jihadist threat’

Teachers told how to spot ‘jihadist threat’

Jihadist sought crowds to boost bomb deaths

Jihadist sought crowds to boost bomb deaths

Teen jihadist planned to make bombs

Teen jihadist planned to make bombs

Syria ‘more free’ than Vienna says teen jihadist

Syria ‘more free’ than Vienna says teen jihadist

Jihadist German couple arrested in Austria

Jihadist German couple arrested in Austria

Missing Vienna teen appears in Isis video

Missing Vienna teen appears in Isis video

Kurdish march planned for Vienna

Kurdish march planned for Vienna

Vienna ‘jihad’ teenager wants to come home

Vienna ‘jihad’ teenager wants to come home

Kurds demonstrate on Vienna’s Ringstrasse

Kurds demonstrate on Vienna’s Ringstrasse

New Law on Islam prohibits foreign funding

New Law on Islam prohibits foreign funding

Street signs near mosque defaced

Street signs near mosque defaced

Austrian Islamist released in Turkey

Austrian Islamist released in Turkey

Austria joins US-led coalition against Isis

Austria joins US-led coalition against Isis

Viennese teen girl ‘likely’ killed in Syria

Viennese teen girl ‘likely’ killed in Syria

Austria bans Isis terror symbols

Austria bans Isis terror symbols

Network to protect Austrians from jihadists

Network to protect Austrians from jihadists

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Girls lured to Syria with ‘false promises’

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Two Salafists intercepted at German border

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Two Austrian schoolgirls stopped en route to Syria

‘Jihadist’ suspect arrested in Lower Austria

‘Jihadist’ suspect arrested in Lower Austria

Wanted jihadist calls Vienna mosque ‘pro Isis’

Wanted jihadist calls Vienna mosque ‘pro Isis’

Pro-jihad video ‘from Bad Gastein’

Pro-jihad video ‘from Bad Gastein’

Call for Austrian ban on Isis symbols

Call for Austrian ban on Isis symbols

Vienna ‘a hub for European jihadists’

Vienna ‘a hub for European jihadists’

Muslim leader ‘appalled’ by suspected jihadists

Muslim leader ‘appalled’ by suspected jihadists

130 jihadists from Austria fighting abroad

130 jihadists from Austria fighting abroad

Nine jihadists placed into remand

Nine jihadists placed into remand

Austrian jihadist on Interpol’s wanted list

Austrian jihadist on Interpol’s wanted list

Protest march against Christian persecution

Protest march against Christian persecution

Vienna fan group for Islamic State militants

Vienna fan group for Islamic State militants

Six Austrians killed in Syrian civil war

Six Austrians killed in Syrian civil war

Austria plans to tighten laws against jihadists

Austria plans to tighten laws against jihadists

Vienna airport security adequate says ministry

Vienna airport security adequate says ministry

Terrorism concerns for Syria jihadists

Terrorism concerns for Syria jihadists

Austrian resident jailed for terror camp training

Austrian resident jailed for terror camp training

Graz imam denies terrorism charges

Graz imam denies terrorism charges

Imam arrested in Graz on terrorism charges

Imam arrested in Graz on terrorism charges