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Religion Takes a Front Seat in Viennese Elections

17 September From the “Minaret-game” in Styria to the question of a minaret ban in Vienna, the Freedom Party of Austria (FPÖ) has been focusing...

Kurz: “Local Imams for Local Muslims”

14 September 2010 Following his earlier statements calling for exclusively German-speaking imams in Austria, the leader of the youth division of the Austrian People’s Party...

Fischer Tells Muslims: “Don’t Let Yourself Be Provoked”

13 September 2010 The Federal President of Austria, Heinz Fischer, has told representatives of the Islamic Religious Community in Austria (IGGiÖ), including the president Anas...

Number of Muslims Disputed

Official figures, as well as those of the Islamic Religious Community in Austria (IGGiÖ), place the number of Muslims in Austria at 330 000....