Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz steps down 11. Oktober 2021

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TRT World – The Newsmakers with News Anchor Maria Ramos.

The Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has resigned from his position after a corruption inquiry linked him and his close associates to using taxpayer money to pay for manipulated opinion polls and for bribing a popular tabloid for favorable media coverage. Initially, Kurz was refusing to resign but the prospect of a no-confidence vote forced his hand. So, what does his resignation mean for Austria? And what will be the future of his politics?


Judith Grohmann Author of ‚Sebastian Kurz – The Official Biography‘

Reinhard Heinisch Professor of Comparative Austrian Politics at Salzburg University

Klaus Jurgens Political Analyst


Judith Grohmann : le Monde vu de Vienne 7. Juni 2021

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Jean Corcos did an interview (in French) with me for »Voix plurielle« these days: in this interview we first talked about the Jewish past of Vienna, the pre-war place of a creative explosion carried by illustrious personalities, but unfortunately also the place of a tragic history, that of the Shoah: how Austria lives with this heavy heritage? And then we talked a lot about the very young Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, who climbed all the ranks of power with impressive speed; and, above all, who displayed an exceptional friendship for the Jewish community and the State of Israel.



Interview with Radio Sputnik in London – June 2019 12. Juni 2019

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My book „Fighting the war on Terror by Pen&Sword books Ltd. has been presented in England last week at the Austrian Cultural Forum in London.

Yesterday I have been interviewed by my nice colleague from Sputnik News, Mr. Alex South, about Britain’s mobile operators, who are warning that the UK risks losing its position as a world leader in mobile connectivity unless the government clarifies its position over Huawei’s involvement in the UK’s 5G network.


Here is an excerpt of the interview with Alex South…. Just to give you a nice feeling of my voice: