Austrian MP faints while giving speech

In this article:
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.

The Austrian MP, Eva-Maria Holzleitner, collapsed on Tuesday as she addressed parliament in Vienna. She regained consciousness shortly after and is now in good health. The extraordinary moment came as Austria descends into political instability, following the resignation of chancellor Sebastian Kurz after a corruption scandal.

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting