Austria's high court in June this year annulled the result of the presidential election narrowly lost by the candidate of the far-right Freedom Party, Freiheitlichen Partei Österreichs (FPÖ), Norbert Hofer, after the party had challenged the result, saying that postal votes had been illegally and improperly handled.
READ: Austria presidential election result overturned
Now Norbert Hofer hopes that he and his supporters will be helped by a Trump-effect in the presidential elections on Sunday.
If Hofer wins, it is not only another political bomb that explodes, but put together with other pending European elections, it could dramatically change Europe's current political course.
No Turkey in the EU
The party has, among other things, stated that Austria will turn its back on the crumbling European Union if Turkey is successful in its controversial bid for membership. The country’s anti-immigration party leader said that Turkey joining the bloc could be the game changer that forces Austrians to call for an EU referendum in a bid to break away from the Union.
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