Russian Ambassador Lyubinsky Criticized Austria

PeopleOther ♦ Published: February 13, 2023; 23:14 ♦ (Vindobona)

Russia's Ambassador to Vienna Dmitry Lyubinsky detects an erosion of Austria's neutrality status and sees a "huge minus sign" in front of Russian-Austrian relations. However, Lyubinsky also spoke of maintaining contacts with influential people in Austria.

Russia's ambassador to Vienna finds sharp words, "Vienna deliberately chooses to break off relations." / Picture: © Wikimedia Commons /, CC BY 3.0

The expulsion of four Russian diplomats and the political thriller about the granting of visas for a Russian delegation to the OSCE, as reported by, was the reason for the ambassador's criticism.

On the occasion of the Russian "Diplomat's Day" he was…