The National Front in France and the Freedom Party of Austria
(FPEu) are just two examples of far-right nationalist parties that are currently receiving an upsurge in support in European Union member states -- and they're especially popular with younger voters.
The allegations grow, with some saying that the Kremlin supports the radical right wing party Jobbik in Hungary and that there are links between Russia and Marine Le Pen's National Front in France, Golden Dawn in Greece, Ataka in Bulgaria, the Freedom Party of Austria
(Freiheitliche Partei Eusterreichs), Vlaams Belang in Belgium and Forza Italia and Lega Nord in Italy.
Many far-right parties (such as the Freedom Party of Austria
, the Bulgarian Ataka party, the Italian Northern League, and the Hungarian Jobbik party) have sent "independent observers" to the Crimean referendum, and their representatives in the European Parliament have openly joined forces with some of the far-left parties (including the German Die Linke) to reject a resolution condemning the Crimean annexation and the "destabilization of eastern Ukraine."
We believe the main opposition nationalist Freedom Party of Austria
will take first place in the country's elections to the European Parliament, to be held in May.
The right-wing populist Freedom Party of Austria
(FPO) won 27 percent of the popular vote in the 1999 national election.
Example of this political rhetoric is the Danish People's Party, Belgium's Flemish Interest Party, National Front in France, Freedom Party of Austria
and the populist parties from the Scandinavian countries that have a solid support of 11 to up to 22% of the population.
"Europe will be heading along a dramatic wrong path if non-European countries are acceded into the European Union", Heinz-Christian Strache, head of the Freedom Party of Austria
(FPO), told journalists in Vienna after talks with colleague in Belgium, Slovakia, Italy, Denmark, and Sweden.
(ADPnews) - Sep 17, 2009 - A commission of Vienna's municipal council will investigate the controversial Skylink terminal expansion project at Vienna Airport (WBAG:FLU), the Freedom Party of Austria
(FPOe), the People's Party (OeVP) and the Greens announced on Thursday.
The governing coalition between the Austrian Peoples Party and the Freedom Party of Austria
has led to an international storm of anger, which is very harmful to Austria's reputation....
German media outlets had reported, citing a video, that in 2017, Austrian Vice-Chancellor and Freedom Party of Austria
(FPO) leader Heinz-Christian Strache held talks regarding a possible acquisition of the Kronen Zeitung newspaper by an alleged Russian woman, whom Strache called a Latvian national seeking to relocate to Vienna and invest there.
France's National Rally (formerly the National Front), Germany's Alternative fur Deutschland, Italy's League party, the Freedom Party of Austria
and the Sweden Democrats have all made electoral gains in the past two years.
That boosted the electoral prospects of the ultra-nationalist Freedom Party of Austria
and the far-right National Front in France.