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17'000 people demonstrate against Austrian government

Several Thousand protesters, on the occasion of the 1. Anniversary of the ÖVP-FPÖ government in Vienna came together to demonstrate against their policy. The train of the "Alliance hot autumn" led to the conclusion that the heroes ' square in front of the Hofburg.

For a Demonstration against "shift to the right, racism and social" had removal of the left and trade Union organisations – with the support of the SPÖ and the Greens, called. According to a preliminary assessment by the police, around 17'000 people took part in the rally on Saturday afternoon. According to a message of the March, extended over approximately 1.5 kilometres.

"The shift to the right is a danger for all of us," it was said on the part of the Alliance. The Demonstration started at 14 o'clock in the Mariahilfer Strasse to the West railway station. There, participants gathered with banners and signs with slogans such as "minimum-secure, instead of arm was protesting" against Austrian Hartz IV, or with the words "Anti-Basti, Anti-Strache, Anti-Kickl" against representatives of the government.

in the meanwhile, some celebrity were "grannies against the Right," joined not far from a group that was under the message, "your policy stinks more than old socks" worn socks against the government Front.

In the crowd was one or the other carried a yellow waistcoat, in imitation of the protests in France. Unlike Paris, everything remained in Vienna in the afternoon, but peaceful and quiet. (ij/sda)

Created: 15.12.2018, 20:17 PM

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