Frame: video newspaper “Süddeutsche Zeitung”
Law enforcement agencies of Austria have detained three suspects linked to a video in which Austrian politician Heinz-Christian strache speaks with the alleged “niece of a Russian oligarch”. It is reported by the Kronen Zeitung.
According to the data obtained from the security forces, arrests and searches took place in Salzburg and Vienna. The result has been detained 39-the summer citizen of Austrian with Bosnian roots, and 52-year-old native of Serbia. Police believe that they hired the girl who played the role of Russian women in the scandalous video, and then demanded strache 400 thousand euros.
It is also reported that the suspects are connected with a private detective from Ibiza, who played a key role in the scandal video. One of the men runs a consulting firm, arrested the woman — his assistant and ex-girlfriend of the detective.
On 28 may, the President of Austria has sent in resignation the government led by Chancellor Sebastian Kurtz. The day before the lower house of Parliament passed a vote of no confidence in the Kurtz and his government.
The reason for this was political scandal that broke out in Austria on may 18. This happened after the publication of the German media of the video with the former Vice-Chancellor and head of the far-right Austrian freedom party (fpö) Heinz-Christian strache.
The footage of the politician and his assistant Johann Gudenus see you in Ibiza with allegedly the niece of a Russian oligarch. It was assumed that she had to buy out the media and use this asset to help the Vice-Chancellor to win elections, for which he promised to give her part of the state orders in the construction industry.
After the incident strache has resigned. He also explained that all of the events on video — planned political murder.
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