Tag: impartiality

NEOS boss Meinl-Reisinger detects a “scandal” here

NEOS boss Meinl-Reisinger detects a “scandal” here

On Sunday, NEOS boss Beate Meinl-Reisinger was a guest at ORF “Press Hour”. He pressed for a security strategy for Austria and once again called for an end to gas supply contracts between OMV and Russia’s Gazprom. On Sunday, NEOS boss Beate Meinl-Reisinger once again pressed for the adoption of a new security strategy and […]

NEOS boss Meinl-Reisinger detects a “scandal” here

NEOS boss Meinl-Reisinger detects a “scandal” here

On Sunday, NEOS boss Beate Meinl-Reisinger was a guest at ORF “Press Hour”. He pressed for a security strategy for Austria and once again called for an end to gas supply contracts between OMV and Russia’s Gazprom. On Sunday, NEOS boss Beate Meinl-Reisinger once again pressed for the adoption of a new security strategy and […]

Information event about Sky Shield in the Vienna Parliament

Information event about Sky Shield in the Vienna Parliament

National Council President Wolfgang Sobotka (ÖVP) held an information event on Tuesday about Austria’s planned participation in the European Sky Shield air defense system. Sky Shield system: Austria’s decision still open Sky Shield: Austria is arming In addition to Air Force Commander Gerfried Promberger, European and international law expert Walter Obwexer and military expert Franz-Stefan […]

Government approves missile purchase for Sky Shield

Government approves missile purchase for Sky Shield

The Austrian federal government plans to purchase long-range air defense missiles. While this decision was approved by the Council of Ministers on Wednesday, the details of the project are not yet known. Sky Shield: Austria is arming Austria buys Sky Shield air defense system The acquisition is expected to take place within the scope of […]

Government approves missile purchase for Sky Shield

Government approves missile purchase for Sky Shield

The Austrian federal government plans to purchase long-range air defense missiles. While this decision was approved by the Council of Ministers on Wednesday, the details of the project are not yet known. Sky Shield: Austria is arming Austria buys Sky Shield air defense system The acquisition is expected to take place within the scope of […]

Dispute over neutrality in the National Council

Dispute over neutrality in the National Council

Two different worlds were described right at the beginning of the special session of the National Council on Wednesday. This is what the topic is about: FPÖ leader Herbert Kickl criticizes government for violating neutrality ÖVP State Minister Claudia Plakolm emphasizes the undeniable nature of neutrality Other groups reject FPÖ’s demand for neutrality While FPÖ […]

The National Council met before the national holiday

The National Council met before the national holiday

The National Council meets at an unusual time on Wednesday, just before and in the afternoon of the national holiday. The FPÖ is calling for a special meeting on the issues of neutrality and Austria’s sovereignty, which it considers to be at risk. In this context, an “urgent application” will be made to the federal […]

National Council: special meeting before the national holiday

National Council: special meeting before the national holiday

There will be a special meeting of the National Council on Wednesday. Kickl invites Van der Bellen to a special NR meeting The FPÖ has called a special meeting of the National Council this Wednesday to celebrate the national holiday. As can be seen from the “urgent motion” presented at lunch, the Freedom Party’s concern […]

A reminder of the “benefit of impartiality”

A reminder of the “benefit of impartiality”

The “Engaged Neutrality Initiative” issued a call ahead of the national holiday emphasizing the importance of permanent neutrality. The federal government should use it “for a determined peace policy.” Political scientist Heinz Gärtner emphasized two points at a press conference in Vienna on Monday: “Impartiality must be credible and useful.” Austria must not only be […]

A reminder of the “benefit of impartiality”

A reminder of the “benefit of impartiality”

The “Engaged Neutrality Initiative” issued a call ahead of the national holiday emphasizing the importance of permanent neutrality. The federal government should use it “for a determined peace policy.” Political scientist Heinz Gärtner emphasized two points at a press conference in Vienna on Monday: “Impartiality must be credible and useful.” Austria must not only be […]