The head of Austria's far-right Freedom Party (FPÖ) has branded Angela Merkel Europe's most dangerous politician and says her migrant policy has paved the way for a possible civil war.

The comments came from Heinz-Christian Strache, in a speech delivered for the Austrian National Day that takes place on Wednesday 26th October.

Strache was speaking in front of hundreds of listeners in the Epstein Palace in Vienna where he not only spoke out against the red-black "stagnation coalition" government of the Conservatives and Social-Democrats which rules Austria, but also targeted German chancellor Angela Merkel.

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