Austria election: Holocaust survivor's appeal goes viral
An emotional appeal from a Holocaust survivor has gone viral ahead of Austria's presidential election.
Gertrude, 89, said Norbert Hofer's right-wing Freedom Party "brings out the basest in people", as she urged people to vote for his competitor.
"I have seen this once before... and it hurts and scares me", she said, referencing anti-Semitism in the 1930s.
She was deported to the Auschwitz death camp with her family aged 16. She was the only one to survive.
Gertrude, known only by her first name, shared the video through Mr Hofer's rival, Alexander Van der Bellen. It has... read more
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