Vienna, Austria( CNN) Austria's Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache, from the far right Freedom Party, has resigned over allegations of corruption, just days before key European elections.

During a news conference on Saturday morning, Strache denied doing “anything against the law, ” and labeled the allegations “a targeted political attack.”

However, Strache said he wanted to “apologize to everyone I have disillusioned with my behavior.” He said he would also step down as is chairman of the Freedom Party, which is part of Austria's ruling coalition with Sebastian Kurz' conservative People's Party.