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Why did many more Austrians vote against the far right than in the first head-to-head? Brexit and Trump were strong factors

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5/12/2016

This is a piece by Allyson Fiddler reporting the results of the - final - result of the Austrian Presidential election in December 2016. The election was a protracted affair, but the electorate turned out in higher numbers and returned a clearer result in favour of Van der Bellen and not his far-right, populist opponent, Norbert Hofer.