Far-right party in Austria's new government

Two Austrian political parties formed a government coalition with a far-right presence.

The conservative Austria's People's Party and the far-right Freedom Party forged the alliance, Austrian public broadcaster ORF reported on Friday.

The People Party's Sebastian Kurz will be the new chancellor. The Freedom Party's Heinz-Christian Stache will be his deputy. Kurz, 31, will be Europe's youngest leader.

This development comes after elections in October.

It would make Austria the only country in...


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