Recently there have been concerns in Austria about Sebastian Kurz, who is ill. The Chancellor is now speaking and wants to withdraw in August – also because of Corona.
Munich / Vienna – The coronavirus pandemic * and its crisis management have cost a lot of energy. Apparently this also applies to the Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz (ÖVP) *. Recently there have been rumors about the 34-year-old head of government from Vienna. Because: Kurz was sick. However, there was no statement on what exactly the top politician of the Turquoise has.
Sebastian Kurz: Concerns about Austria Chancellor after illness
That happened: Kurz had a stressful schedule in the first half of July, traveling back and forth between the Bregenz Festival on Lake Constance and a government visit to the USA.
He evidently caught a cold, like the Austrian news portal oe24.at writes. After a few days’ break, Kurz took part in the Council of Summer Ministers in Reichenau Castle on the Rax, southwest of Vienna, before he fell ill again.
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This Tuesday (August 3), the Austrian Chancellor spoke about his illness for the first time. And, as a precaution, he cleared up the rumor that he might have Corona *. “Thank you very much for the many well-being wishes that have reached me over the past few days. It is nothing serious. I had the summer flu and, above all, no voice (no Corona *) and I’ve been healthy again today, ”wrote the Viennese-born in a post on his Facebook account, among other things.
What does Sebastian Kurz have? Austria Chancellor comments on illness
As oe24.at Further reports, the busy Kurz now wants to take a break until the ÖVP party congress on August 28th in St. Pölten. Accordingly, he will not always be in the federal capital Vienna, but also go hiking and take a vacation * with his pregnant girlfriend Susanne Thier on the Adriatic coast in Croatia *. Most recently, not only had the protracted corona pandemic * Kurz hit, but also massive criticism of the alleged friendship economy in the Viennese government circle in connection with the Ibiza affair about the resigned ex-Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian “HC” Strache. (pm) *Merkur.de is an offer from IPPEN.MEDIA