Austria jails man who posted cat making Hitler salute photo

An Austrian man has reportedly been jailed for posting Nazi propaganda online, including a photo of a cat making a Hitler salute.

The 38-year-old, from the skiing village of Flachua in Salzburg was found guilty of posting around 20 Nazi propaganda photos online, the website for German language regional newspaper Oberösterreichische Nachrichten reports [translated].

One of the photos, described as “extreme right-wing propaganda”, featured a photo of cat appearing to do the Heil Hitler salute, the website added.

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