Pfeil nach rechts

Tanking Support Austrian Right-Wing Populists Lose Ground

The state was once their most reliable stronghold, but Austria's right-wing populists suffered a painful defeat in Carinthia on Sunday. Amid a series of corruption scandals, the abysmal showing could bode poorly for national elections later this year.
Gerhard Dörfler of the Freedom Party of Carinthia lost badly on Sunday.

Gerhard Dörfler of the Freedom Party of Carinthia lost badly on Sunday.

DPA
cgh -- with wire reports