Authorities have written a law which means rejected refugees will no longer be entitled to provisions paid for by the country’s taxpayers. Other harsh changes will be fines or prison sentences for migrants who lie about their identity.
Or, to put it plainer (and you know I like it straight).
Interior Minister Wolfgang Sobotka told reporters: “The first thing is basically that they don’t get anything from the Austrian state if they don’t have the right to stay here.
Is that so hard to understand?” ()
Only why now?
This is nothing about common sense. It’s about FEAR. (For their jobs).
Basically the government in Austria was scared to death when the Far Right Freedom Party nearly won the presidential election in December.
The people are speaking and the old guard of Europe are quaking in their boots.
Good to see.