The European Union: United in right-wing nationalism?
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He lost by a mere 0.3 percent. Norbert Hofer, the anti-EU and anti-immigration nationalist presidential candidate, did not become Austria's new president - but he came incredibly close. Support for his Freedom Party is clearly high and Austria is not alone in seeing a rise in nationalist tendencies: in Finland, Denmark, The Netherlands, Germany, France, and basically across the whole European Union, right-wing political groups calling for national interests to be put first are gaining ground
France 24 looks at what remains of the idea of a united Europe and why these parties are on the rise.
Presented by : Eve Irvine
Produced by : Isabelle Romero and Mathilde Bénézet