Austrian chancellor rejects Turkish 'intimidation'

Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern says he received online death threats from right wing and radical members of the Turkish communityAustrian Chancellor Christian Kern said he will not bow to “intimidation” from Turkey after receiving online death threats as tensions rise between the EU and Ankara, in comments published Tuesday. Threats, even death threats, from the right wing and the radical part of the Turkish community have become reality for me”, Kern told the Oesterreich daily. Of course there is the right to demonstrate here, but the radical elements within the Turkish community must learn to respect our way of life,” he said.

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