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November 11, 2016
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December 10, 1998
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July 12, 1961
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FBIS JUL 12 1961 Sanitized - Approves For Release 12 July 1961 10-5 FOIAb3b AUSTRIAN FORTS BELTE. WEUTRAL..POSTURE Budapest Hungarian Information Service Missions 0900 GMT 11 July 1961--L (Summary of MAGYAR NEMZET article) in Hungarian to CPYRGHT Diplomatic (Text) Austrian War Minister Schleinzer announced that a line of fortifications had been construe Hungarian frontier. The following questions does Austria want to defend itself with a Are such preparations for war compatib accepted eternal. neutrality? How do to finance such schemes? As for the first question, th, some time watched with anxi Austrian tourists visit an ever deeper impact great danger by som second question, to renouncing interests of informatio concrete Austri other day along the se: Against whom uated concrete forts? th its voluntarily Austrians find the money ustrian bourgeois press has for the steadily increasing number of ngary. The example of socialism has d it seems that this is regarded as a ;ustrian circles. In connection with the objective of such measures is to pave the way rality and thus endangering the fundamental e Austrian people. As for the third question, all oints to the same direction: West Germany. The rtain on Austria's frontier is the defense line not of neutrality but of West Germany's revanchist and militarist policy. HOETTL RUNS PY .c (Editor's Note--A) The Budapest daily NEPSZABADSAG from 25 June to 1 July carries in five installments an article totalling 7, 600 words by Is-t~?~ the Wor activities }:L g with the wartime and postwar s ? ?"former SS Sturmbsnnfuehrer, Kaltc runner's 4o a g d,x: len,.