Statement by the Provisional Government (Vienna, April 1945)

In April 1945, the Provisional Government of Austria calls on its soldiers to lay down their weapons and hopes that all Austrian people will support the democratic and anti-Fascist forces with a view to the reconstruction of a free and independent Austria.

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Source: Österreichische Bundesregierung (Hrsg.). Für Recht und Freiheit, Eine Auswahl der Reden des Bundespräsidenten Dr. Karl Renner. Wien: Österreichische Staatsdruckerei, [s.d.]. 391 S. p. 13-17.

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