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Press Department, New Media and Internet
Federal Ministry of Defence
Rossauer Lände 1
1090 Vienna
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The Federal Ministry of Defence operates this website in order to inform about objectives and tasks of the Ministry and the Austrian Armed Forces as well as security policy and European Union related topics.

The provided content is compiled and checked by the ministry's different responsible departments. Given the general informative character of the website, the Editorial Board does not assume responsibility for the correctness, completeness, quality or permanent availability of the information provided.

The Federal Ministry of Defence is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites.


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