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On 27 April the Austrian parliament passed amendments to Austria’s asylum law that will allow people fleeing violence and conflict to be turned away at the border. In order for the legislation to enter into force, it has now to be signed by the Federal President. He has the power to stop this amendments.
President Obama must cancel a $1.29 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia. There is overwhelming reason for concern that such arms will be used to commit serious violations in Yemen.