Austria’s interior minister, Herbert Kickl, on Tuesday suspended Gridling, who has headed the Alpine nation’s main domestic intelligence agency (BVT) since 2008 after serving for six years as head of Europol’s anti-terror unit in The Hague.
Name: Peter Gridling
Company: Bundesamt für Verfassungsschutz und Terrorismusbekämpfung (BVT)
Position: anti-terror chief
Announcement Date: March 12, 2018, 11:00pm
Resignation Date: March 12, 2018, 11:00pm