Geert Wilders, the leader of the Party for Freedom (Partij voor de Vrijheid, PVV) in the Netherlands paid a visit to Vienna to meet with Heinz-Christian Strache, his counterpart in the Austrian Freedom Party (Freiheitliche Partei Österreichs, FPÖ).
Mr. Wilders delivered a speech at the Hofburg Palace, the former imperial palace of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, to a full house of more than a thousand people. A press conference before the speech was held in the Austrian parliament.
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Geert Wilders, leader of the Party for Freedom (PVV) in the Dutch parliament, will speak at the Pegida demonstration in the center of Dresden on Monday 13 April.
For many months now, thousands of people have joined weekly Pegida rallies against the Islamization of Europe.
Geert Wilders: "It is wonderful that I have been invited to speak at this meeting. I support all these people who protest against the growing Islamization of Europe, and defend the preservation of our Western culture and identity."