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Austrian president sworn in amid fears over fate of coalition - Press TV;

Austrian president sworn in amid fears over fate of coalition - Press TV

Press TVAustrian president sworn in amid fears over fate of coalitionPress TVAustria's President Alexander Van der Bellen (C) walks in front of Chancellor Christian Kern (L) and Vice Chancellor Reinhold Mitterlehner on his first day in office at Hofburg Palace in Vienna, Austria, January 26, 2017. (Photo by Reuters). Alexander ...and more »

Austria's new left-leaning President champions united Europe - Times of Malta;

Austria's new left-leaning President champions united Europe - Times of Malta

Times of MaltaAustria's new left-leaning President champions united EuropeTimes of MaltaAustria's new president has called for a tolerant and diverse nation free of ideological and racial hatred in an inauguration speech which embraced the ideal of a united Europe. President Alexander Van der Bellen outlined a vision markedly different ...and more »

Alexander Van der Bellen sworn in as Austrian president - Xinhua

Alexander Van der Bellen sworn in as Austrian presidentXinhuaVIENNA, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- Alexander Van der Bellen was sworn in as Austrian president at a ceremony in the historical assembly hall in parliament in Vienna on Thursday. President of the Federal Council Sonja Ledl-Rossmann officially opened the ...and more »

Austrian president finally takes office as government teeters - EurActiv;

Austrian president finally takes office as government teeters - EurActiv

EurActivAustrian president finally takes office as government teetersEurActivAlexander Van der Bellen (L) has been sworn in as Austrian president. But current Chancellor Christian Kern (R) faces a fight to remain in his job. Print Comments. Alexander Van der Bellen, who beat the far-right candidate in a presidential election ...and more »

Austria's left-leaning winner new presidential is sworn in - San Francisco Chronicle;

Austria's left-leaning winner new presidential is sworn in - San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleAustria's left-leaning winner new presidential is sworn inSan Francisco ChronicleAustrian new President Alexander Van der Bellen delivers a speech after he was sworn in at the parliament in the Austrian capital Vienna Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017. Photo: Ronald Zak, AP. Image 2 of 2. Newly sworn-in Austrian President Alexander Van der ...and more »

Xi sends congratulations to Austria's new president - Xinhua

Xi sends congratulations to Austria's new presidentXinhuaBEIJING, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday sent a congratulatory message to Alexander Van der Bellen, who was sworn in as president of Austria earlier in the day. In the message, Xi said China and Austria currently enjoy a ...and more »

Austria's President Van der Bellen sworn in, decrying populism - euronews;

Austria's President Van der Bellen sworn in, decrying populism - euronews

euronewsAustria's President Van der Bellen sworn in, decrying populismeuronewsThe new Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen has been sworn in for a six-year term. Share Video. http://www.euronews.com/2017/01/26/austria-s-president-van-der-bellen-sworn-in-decrying-populism. <iframe ...and more »

Austria's president takes office denouncing populist 'danger' - Reuters;

Austria's president takes office denouncing populist 'danger' - Reuters

ReutersAustria's president takes office denouncing populist 'danger'ReutersAustrian Chancellor Christian Kern attend a EU Summit at the European Council headquarters in Brussels, Belgium December 15, 2016. REUTERS/Yves Herman - RTX2V6EJ. VIENNA Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen took office on Thursday ...and more »

1ST LEAD New Austrian president implores country to reject nationalism By Albert Otti, dpa - Europe Online Magazine

1ST LEAD New Austrian president implores country to reject nationalism By Albert Otti, dpaEurope Online MagazineVienna (dpa) - Austria's new president Alexander Van der Bellen made a plea for tolerance, asking his country not to be "seduced by nationalism" as he was sworn in on Thursday. The former Green Party chief took his oath of office in parliament after ...and more »

New Austrian president issues warning on populism - Yahoo News UK;

New Austrian president issues warning on populism - Yahoo News UK

Yahoo News UKNew Austrian president issues warning on populismYahoo News UKAustria's new president, who beat an anti-immigration candidate in a polarising and nail-biting election last year, issued a rallying call Thursday for the EU and a warning against populism as he was sworn in. "For me the biggest danger is that we let ...and more »

Van der Bellen takes office as Austrian president - Deutsche Welle;

Van der Bellen takes office as Austrian president - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleVan der Bellen takes office as Austrian presidentDeutsche WelleThe former Green party head has become the country's first opposition president. His inauguration took place among internal political squabbles that could result in early elections. Österreich Vereidigung Präsident Van der Bellen (Reuters/L. Foeger).and more »

Austria swears first opposition President - The Nation Newspaper;

Austria swears first opposition President - The Nation Newspaper

The Nation NewspaperAustria swears first opposition PresidentThe Nation NewspaperAlexander Van der Bellen was sworn in as President of Austria on Thursday, becoming the country's first Head of State backed by an opposition party. The former Green party chief took his oath of office in parliament having defeated far-right rival ...and more »

Left-Leaning Winner of Austrian Presidential Vote Sworn In - Opiah county courier

Left-Leaning Winner of Austrian Presidential Vote Sworn InOpiah county courierAlexander Van der Bellen has been sworn in as Austria's president, the last act of a dramatic race for the position won by the left-leaning economics professor after a repeat vote. Defeated rival Norbert Hofer, a right-wing populist who is also one of ...and more »

Alexander Van Der Bellen Sworn In as President of Austria - Sputnik International;

Alexander Van Der Bellen Sworn In as President of Austria - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalAlexander Van Der Bellen Sworn In as President of AustriaSputnik InternationalFormer leader of the Austrian Green Alternative party (the Greens) Alexander Van der Bellen officially took office as the 9th Austrian President on Thursday. Austrian presidential candidate Alexander Van der Bellen, who is supported by the Greens, reacts.and more »