Austria-based environmental non-profit AllRise files a complaint with ICC, accusing Brazil's leader of "fuelling the mass destruction of the Amazon with his eyes wide open and in full knowledge of the consequences."
The Austrian Chancellor was forced to resign amid a corruption scandal. But the nominee for his succession, a loyalist career diplomat, is not likely to change anything that allowed the ‘System of Kurz’ to take grip of the country.
Austria’s Foreign Minister Alexander Schallenberg sworn in as country’s new chancellor following the resignation of Sebastian Kurz amid allegations of corruption.
Austria's conservative Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has resigned to end a government crisis after his coalition partner said he was unfit to lead the country because he has been placed under investigation on suspicion of corruption.
The case is the first of 15 lawsuits filed by plaintiffs, accusing the authorities of not responding quickly enough to Covid-19 outbreaks in the province of Tyrol.
Austria has more than 40,000 Afghan refugees, the second-biggest number in Europe after Germany, which has 148,000, according to data from the UN refugee agency UNHCR for 2020.
Austria was one of six EU countries that insisted last week on their right to forcibly deport rejected Afghan asylum seekers.
Afghanistan government asked the EU to halt deportations for three months but six member states argued last week it would send “the wrong signal” and “motivate even more Afghan citizens to leave”.
In the latest plot twist in the diplomatic stand-off unfolding on the sidelines of Tokyo 2020, Krystsina Tsimanouskaya boarded a flight to Vienna but is expected to head to Poland, where she has been offered a humanitarian visa.
Seven-time world champion Hamilton was a distant fourth, behind Finnish team mate Valtteri Bottas in second and McLaren's Lando Norris in third.
This record-breaking team is off to the quarterfinals of the European Championship with a defense that finally allowed a goal after more than 19 hours but with a national team-record 12th straight victory.
Formula One will make a second attempt to hold the Turkish Grand Prix this season after adding it to the calendar as a replacement for Singapore's cancelled race in October.
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