Austria Offers to Build Bridges in the Russia-Ukraine Conflict

PeopleDiplomats ♦ Published: December 14, 2021; 16:49 ♦ (Vindobona)

In the EU Main Committee in the Austrian Parliament, Chancellor Nehammer offered for Austria to be a "bridge-builder" in the Russia-Ukraine conflict. Read about the escalating tensions between Russia and Ukraine and Austria's efforts at de-escalation.

Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer: "Austria should offer itself as a bridge-builder in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. An escalation must be avoided." / Picture: © Ukrainian and Austrian crossed flags by

Ahead of the EU Eastern Partnership Summit and the meeting of the European Council, Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer offered Austria’s help in de-escalating the situation between Russia and Ukraine. …