- In Austria should be a referendum on membership of the European Union under certain circumstances. That says presidential candidate Norbert Hofer in the Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera. He hinted that, after the referendum in Britain on leaving the EU (Brexit), an Austrian origin, the 'OXIT.
Hofer is a leader of the right-wing populist Austrian Freedom Party (FP). He cited as an example of things that lead to a referendum, the accession of Turkey to the EU or new EU treaties that transfer more power from the Member States to the union.
Hofer lost May 22 with less than 31 000 votes difference in the presidential election of leftist candidate Alexander Van der Bellen. Friday given the Constitutional Court that something went wrong at the end of the election counting postal votes. This judgment means that the presidential elections in the fall of need. As Hofer or wins, he is likely to be the first European politician with an anti-immigration and anti-Islam party this century head of state.
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