As Merkel teeters, Austria’s Kurz seizes the moment as Europe’s ‘rock star of the new right’ – Laredo Morning Times

In the next few weeks alone, he is trying to seal off Europe from asylum seekers arriving by sea, orchestrate a summit between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin and, critics say, undermine Germany’s Angela Merkel, the most consequential European leader of the past decade.

via As Merkel teeters, Austria’s Kurz seizes the moment as Europe’s ‘rock star of the new right’ – Laredo Morning Times