The Office for the Protection of the Constitution and Counterterrorism, a police agency tasked with protecting the constitutional organs of the Austrian state, has allocated three agents to shadow Justice Minister Alma Zadic, citing the risk of a planned attack on her, the Kronen Zeitung newspaper reported.
Austria's Supreme Prosecution Office has begun to investigate the secrecy funding of the ruling coalition of the Austrian Party of Freedom (APS) from abroad in exchange for access to state treaties. This was reported by the Secretary General of the Constitutional Affairs Ministry, Christian Pilnacek, for the Curie newspaper.
British singer and actor Sting called world leaders "half men and cowards" on Saturday for their inability to solve the refugee crisis.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has already played down expectations of a breakthrough at hastily-arranged talks among EU leaders on Sunday on the migration dispute dividing Europe and threatening her own government.
BELGRADE - Serbia is exceptionally appreciative of Austria's continued support in the EU integration process, as well as of its position that the Western Balkans' EU integration is one of Austria's foreign policy priorities, Serbian PM Ana Brnabic said at a meeting with Austrian Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache on Monday.