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LIKE CLOCKWORK: Anti-semitic attacks on Jews in Austria on the RISE after unprecedented number of Muslim ‘refugees’ enter the country

ANTI-semitic attacks in Austria – the birthplace of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler – have spiked by an incredible 82 per cent since the country’s refugee crisis began at the end of 2014.


Officials recorded 465 incidents of vandalism and physical and verbal abuse against Jewish people and their property last year compared with compared with 255 with 12 months earlier.

The figures were compiled by the country’s Jewish Community IKG.

Oskar Deutsch, president of IKG said many anti-Jewish insults were posted online and had nearly tripled from 85 in 2014 to 205 last year.

It is the duty of the state to make Jewish people in Austria feel secure

Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz

Many of them were from Islamic immigrants to Austria, he said.

The country took 90,000 asylum applications last year but has now introduced a cap of 37,500 for each of the next four years.

Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz said: “Jewish life must be protected in Austria. It is the duty of the state to make Jewish people in Austria feel secure, that is for us as Austria a great responsibility.”

Austrian police said there was a 60 per cent increase in complaints about racist and xenophobic crimes in the first nine months of 2015.

Mr Deutsch called the recent massive increase “terrifying”.


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