Category: Austria


Austria denies asylum to an Iraqi who is also married to an Austrian

Austrian authorities have rejected the asylum application of a 24-year-old Iraqi man, who is married to an Austrian citizen....
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Austria to withdraw from UN migration pact

Austria has announced its decision not to sign the United Nations (UN) pact on migration, arguing that the global arrangement is...
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Austria and Italy suggest to hold migrants on ships

The interior ministers of Austria and Italy have suggested that migrants rescued at sea should be held on ships for days while...
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Austrian defence minister calls for EU military to strengthen border control

Mario Kunasek, the Austrian defence minister, has urged other European Union (EU) member states to support a plan that would...
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