Austria condemns minister for attacking Liberman

22.05.2012                      01.Siwan. 5772                    Rosch Chodesch; Tag 45 des Omer

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Austria condemns minister for attacking Liberman

After Austrian Defense Minister Darabos calls FM "unbearable", downplays Iran threat, Vienna says he wasn't speaking for gov't.

Austria’s Foreign Ministry condemned Norbert Darabos, the country’s defense minister, on Monday for his sharp and undiplomatic criticism of Israel and Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman.
Alexander Schallenberg, spokesman for Austrian Foreign Minister Michael Spindelegger from the conservative People’s Party, told the daily Die Presse that Darabos’s “statements in no way express the position of the Foreign Ministry or the federal government”….