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Hungary-Russia deal sparks row with Ukraine

Hungary has signed a 15-year gas purchase agreement with Gazprom which will ensure the country’s…

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Heads of govt address the Demographic Summit

“While certain civilisations are able to reproduce, the West is simply unwilling to sustain itself,”…

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Pope Francis in Hungary

In his celebration of the closing mass of the International Eucharistic Congress in Budapest on…

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Orban: The West lost its faith in its own mission

The Hungarians never lost sight of their mission, Prime Minister Viktor Orban stressed at the…

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Hungary supports Poland

“By its decision on Tuesday, the European Commission launched a brutal attack on Poland, interfering…

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Eucharistic congress opens

“The Eucharist is the source for the life and mission of Christians,” Cardinal Peter Erdo,…

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Hungary says no to unrestricted migration

Hungary will not allow an unrestricted inflow of migrants from Afghanistan, a foreign ministry official…

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Orban speaks to Tucker Carlson

Hungary rejected illegal immigration during the migration crisis of 2015 because “it was the only…

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OECD: Hungary showing signs of robust growth

Robust growth is returning to Hungary, according to a country report released by the OECD….

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Govt submits child protection referendum bid

The government has decided to initiate a referendum on child protection, Prime Minister Viktor Orban…

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Varga slams rulw of law report

Hungary’s justice minister has slammed the European Commission’s latest rule of law report, calling it…

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Commission launches infringement procedures

The European Commission is launching infringement procedures against Hungary „related to the equality and the…

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Hungary supports Slovenia’s EU presidency

The European Union will have to address a number of serious issues over the next…

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Pope to attend closing of eucharistic congress

Pope Francis announced plans to concelebrate the closing mass of the 52nd International Eucharistic Congress…

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Fidesz joins right-wing declaration on the future of Europe

Viktor Orban, Hungary’s prime minister and the president of the ruling Fidesz party signed the…

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Hungarian V4 presidency start

The Hungarian presidency of the Visegrad Group will promote the member countries’ efforts to become…

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Conference on anti-Semitism in Budapest

Hungarian governance is rooted in Judeo-Christian values, a government official told a conference on anti-Semitism…

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Orban: Unity in diversity

“If we want to keep the European Union together, liberals must respect the rights of…

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„EU hostage to ideological debates”

The European Union has become hostage to ideological debates, Hungary’s justice minister said. Judit Varga…

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Szijjarto: Article 7 procedure is political blackmail

The procedure launched against Hungary under Article 7 of the EU Treaty has nothing to…

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Govt rejects criticism of anti-paedophilia bill

This week, Hungary’s parliament passed a new law which will create a register of paedophile…

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Pope Francis to meet Orban and Ader

It is foreseen that the Holy Father will be in Hungary this coming 12th September…

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Orban: We need cooperation, not boycotts

“When eight of our joint declarations have been swept aside, as has happened with China,…

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Hungary marks National Cohesion Day

On June 4, Hungary marks the Day of National Cohesion, the anniversary of the Trianon…

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Varga slams CJEU ruling

The European Court of Justice (CJEU) dismissed Hungary’s action against the European Parliament resolution triggering…

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Orban held talks with Johnson

Relations between Hungary and Britain developed during the period when both countries were members of…

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Orban meets Abascal

President of the Spanish party VOX–Member of the Congress of Deputies Santiago Abascal paid a…

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Hungary starts CoE presidency

The Presidency of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe, which Hungary officially…

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Orban: We defeated the 3rd wave

We have broken the third wave of the epidemic, we have effectively defeated it, Prime…

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Government: Fudan campus and student city to both be built

A student quarter and the campus of China’s Fudan University will both be built in…

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Orban: Hungary will be the first to return to normal life

In Europe, Hungary will be the first to be able to return to a normal…

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Varga holds talks with Reynders

Hungarian Justice Minister Judit Varga attended the meeting of the General Affairs Council in Brussels…

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Fidesz critical of rule-of-law report liaison

Ruling Fidesz MEPs have sent a letter of protest to the European Commission arguing that…

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Orban: We will reach yet another threshold in the fight against the epidemic

We will reach yet another threshold in the fight against the epidemic, from Saturday, the…

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Here are the rules for the next stage of the reopening

The government has published a list of new rules that will enter into force when…

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The European home of conservatives

“The house of European conservatives has lately lost many of its inhabitants,” Katalin Novak, Hungary’s…

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Education in secondary schools with physical attendance to start on 10 May

Education in secondary schools with physical attendance will start on 10 May, the prime minister…

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Gradual reopening starts in Hungary

Prime Minister Viktor Orban announced on Tuesday afternoon that the number of people inoculated in…

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Hungary, Italy and Poland are planning their future together

At present, Christian democrats do not have appropriate representation in Europe, we are working in…

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Salvini & Morawiecki in Budapest

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban meets Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki and Matteo Salvini, the…

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First steps towards gradual reopening

The conditions for starting the first stage of a phased reopening in Hungary have been…

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Orban: No easing of restrictions can be allowed

For the time being, no easing of any kind can be allowed, but there is…

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Momentum chairman threatens journalists

The head of Fidesz’s EP delegation, Tamas Deutsch urged Dacian Ciolos, president of the Renew…

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Orban: We must build a European democratic right

One day after the twelve MEPs of Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party left the European People’s…

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Orban: Have yourself vaccinated!

The third wave of the coronavirus epidemic is on the rise, and therefore people should…

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Orban: The V4 fulfil their mission

It is the responsibility of the Visegrad countries (V4) to defend the continent, in the…

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Left-wing mayor kicks out Europe’s only Jewish TV

The opposition mayor of Budapest’s 7th district, Peter Niedermuller has terminated the local council’s contract…

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Orban: Coronavirus pandemic has launched a new era in world economy and global politics

At the ninth China-Eastern-Central Europe summit, which was held on this occasion as part of…

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Unprecedented threats against Hungarians in Ukraine

Fidesz-KDNP MEPs Kinga Gal and Tamas Deutsch sent a letter to David Sassoli, the President…

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Orban congratulates Biden

Prime Minister Viktor Orban congratulated the new president of the USA, Joe Biden on Wednesday….

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Minority SafePack: Commission proposes no legislation

The European Commission responded to the European Citizens’ Initiative ‘Minority Safepack – one million signatures…

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Main opposition parties unite forces for 2022

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Orban to Weber: EPP opening to the Left is a slippery slope

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Orban: We cannot report any truly liberating news

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Orban: We fought for our rights, and said no to everything that is not acceptable for our nations

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Orban proposes looser form of cooperation to Weber

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Govt sets up epidemic response and economy protection funds

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Orban sticks to work-based economy

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EU govts express concern

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Varga: Epidemic response law ends when state of emergency ends

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Govt extends emergency measures

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Szijjarto: Hungary again under fire from international liberal mainstream

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Over 400 infections in Hungary

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Justice minister rejects “fake news” about Hungary

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Hungary confirmed cases reach 343, another elderly patient dead

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Orban announces curfew

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Operative board: Epidemic has slowed down

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Orban: We should solve the crisis ourselves

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Orban: Govt suspends debt service for businesses, individuals

The government has decided to suspend until the end of the year the capital and…

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Coronavirus enters next stage in Hungary

Hungary will close its borders for all passenger transport and only Hungarian citizens will be…

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Coronavirus: Schools close in Hungary

Hungary’s schools will stay closed from Monday in view of efforts against the spread of…

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Coronavirus: Border controls and regulations

The government plans to maintain a state of emergency announced on Wednesday for the upcoming…

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Coronavirus: State of emergency in Hungary

The government has ordered a state of emergency in connection with protective measures against the…

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Three more people infected in Hungary

According to a post on Tuesday on the government information website koronavirus.gov.hu, another three cases…

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Govt allocates over HUF 8 bn for coronavirus response

Hungarian authorities have reported another two cases of the new coronavirus, after another Iranian student…

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7th coronavirus case, celebrations cancelled, no flights to N-Italy

Hungary’s operative board coordinating efforts against the new coronavirus has recommended that hospitals and nursing…

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Four foreigners tested positive for new coronavirus in Hungary

Four foreigners have been tested positive for the new coronavirus in Hungary so far in…

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Die Presse: Orban was right

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban was right about the need to protect the European Union’s…

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Hungary reports first cases of coronavirus

Two people in Hungary have been infected with coronavirus, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on…

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Szijjarto: Hungary protects its borders under all circumstances

Hungary will protect its borders “under all circumstances” and will not let in any illegal…

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Szijjarto: National interest for Syrian refugees in Turkey to return home

The Hungarian government supports all decisions that allow for the return home of Syrian refugees…

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Orban in phone talks with Erdogan on migration situation

Prime Minister Viktor Orban held talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan by phone before…

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Orban: Regular migrant attacks at Hungary’s border expected

Hungary should be prepared for further waves of migrants and “regular, massive attacks” on its…

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Coronavirus: Govt not aware of any cases in Hungary

The government is still not aware of any cases of the new virus being present…

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Orban calls net contributors’ 1 pc offer ‘unacceptable’

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has called it “unacceptable” that four EU member states –…

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Memorandum: Orban calls for EPP reform

Prime Minister Viktor Orban called for a debate within the European People’s Party on the…

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Orban in phone talks with Trump

Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Monday had talks with US President Donald Trump by phone,…

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Orban: Hungary before all else

Prime Minister Viktor Orban in his state-of-the-nation address on Sunday laid out in detail his…

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Govt to start new national consultation

The government has clear positions on the issues that sparked heated public debates over the…

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Szijjarto: OVP rational in EPP debate over Fidesz

The Austrian People’s Party (OVP) was “very rational” in the debate over Fidesz within the…

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Orban certain EU to agree satisfactory outcome to next budget

Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Monday he was certain European Union member states would…

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Migrant march at Hungary’s border

A group of hundreds of migrants that recently set off for Hungary from Serbia has…

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Orban: Economic success prerequisite for conservative policy

Prime Minister Viktor Orban, addressing a conference on conservatism in Rome on Tuesday, said economic…

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Orban: Positions on EU budget still far apart

Prime Minister Viktor Orban said stands on the European Union’s next seven-year budget are still…

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Orban: Soros is the world’s Nr1 oligarch

Prime Minister Viktor Orban in a radio interview accused the “Soros Network” of organising migration…

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Opposition MEPs hold conference on ‘dismantling’ in Hungary

Hungarian opposition MEPs on Tuesday held a conference in Brussels dubbed “Critical Thinking Under Attack…

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Migrants try to break through border fence

Around 60 migrants early on Tuesday made an attempt to break through the southern border…

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Varga calls for Christian conservative green policy

Justice Minister Judit Varga has called for the implementation of a “Christian conservative climate policy”,…

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Varhelyi: Enlargement is our common interest

The new European Commission considers it an absolute priority to increase the EU’s visibility and…

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Orban: ‘We were an inch away from quitting EPP’

Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party was “an inch away” from leaving the European People’s Party (EPP)…

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EP adopts resolution against Hungary and Poland

The European Parliament on Thursday adopted a resolution condemning Hungary and Poland in connection with…

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EPP not changing course, says Weber

The European People’s Party (EPP) will not change course and has made clear that those…

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Domotor: Upcoming period in European politics to be teeming with disputes

The Hungarian government fully expects the upcoming period in European politics to be teeming with…

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Orban holds an international press conference

The government’s aim is for the Hungarian economy’s level of development to reach 85 percent…

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Ministry: Hungarian troops to carry on with mission in Iraq

The Hungarian troops stationed in Iraq continue to carry out their mission with the necessary…

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Govt to double border control troops

The Hungarian government will double the number of soldiers patrolling the borders “in light of…

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Hungary condemns attack on US embassy in Baghdad

The Hungarian government has condemned a recent attack against the United States’ embassy in Baghdad,…

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Deutsch: The EU should put a halt to migration to Europe

Fidesz MEP Tamas Deutsch says the key task in 2020 is to put a halt…

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Diplomat: Monsey attack “unimaginable” in Hungary

Hungary’s former consul general in New York, Ferenc Kumin reacted to the stabbing attack in…

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Novak: Hungary family policy holds enormous potential

Hungary’s family policy “holds enormous potential”, Katalin Novak, the state secretary for youth and family…

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Azbej: Govt committed to protecting Christian culture

Christianity and Christmas “are under attack worldwide” but the Hungarian government is committed to protecting…

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Tajani would keep Fidesz in the EPP

Deputy head of the European People’s Party (EPP) Antonio Tajani has called it a political…

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Szijjarto: Hungary supports UN efforts to protect national minorities

Hungary resolutely supports United Nations efforts to protect the language rights of indigenous and national…

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Farage: Soros failed in the UK

Brexit was a major factor determining the result of the UK elections, but Jeremy Corbyn’s…

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“Pact of free cities” signed in Budapest

The mayors of four Budapest, Bratislava, Prague and Warsaw have signed a “free cities” pact…

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Orban: Hungary is climate champion

Prime Minister Viktor Orban, in a video posted on his Facebook page on Friday, declared…

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Orban: ‘Poor’ EU countries mustn’t be made to bear costs of climate action

From central Europe and Hungary’s perspective the upcoming European Union summit in Brussels will be…

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Parliament passes culture bill

Lawmakers on Wednesday passed a package of laws on cultural activity that creates the conditions…

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Varga blasts Article 7 hearing

Justice Minister Judit Varga slammed Tuesday’s hearing of Article 7 proceedings against Hungary, saying it…

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Protesters rally against govt’s culture bill

Protesters rallied in downtown Budapest against the government’s new culture bill on Monday evening. The…

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