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Dec 15, 2017
Brussels EU summit: Divisions seen on migrant policy as Eastern European nations announce plan to beef up bordersEuropean Union nations bickered openly over migration policy on Thursday in an east-west divide centred on several nations that refuse to accept refugee quotas.
Sep 12, 2017
Angela Merkel calls on Hungary to implement EU court's ruling, allow refugees into countryGerman chancellor Angela Merkel has urged Hungary to quickly implement a ruling by the top EU court that member states must take in a share of refugees
Apr 11, 2017
CEU crisis in Budapest: Attacks on universities are tactics used by regimes in 'illiberal democracies'A huge number of people — estimates range from 50,000 to 80,000 — gathered in Budapest on Sunday, 9 April, to protest against the amendment to the Hungarian National Higher Education Act that targets the Central European University (CEU).
Feb 23, 2017
Olympics 2024: Budapest to drop out of bidding race; Paris, Los Angeles only contenders leftBudapest on Wednesday became the latest city to drop out of the race to host the 2024 Olympic Games, after a petition garnered enough signatures to force a referendum on their bid.
Feb 22, 2017
Amnesty Report: NGO blames Donald Trump, others in global rollback of human rightsAmnesty International says "toxic" fear-mongering by anti-establishment politicians is contributing to a global pushback against human rights.
Aug 22, 2016
Hang pig heads along border to deter Muslim refugees, says Hungarian politicianSevered pigs' heads should be hung along Hungary's border to deter Muslim refugees and migrants from entering the country, an MEP has suggested.
Jul 25, 2016
Donald Trump's 'Muslim ban' plan: Here's how it will workDonald Trump told reporters last week that he’d seek to restrict immigrants from “terrorist countries” entering America. It marked a shift from a news release on 7 December saying that, if elected, Trump wanted “a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States”.
Jul 13, 2016
'Cruel' Hungary breaking all the rules over migrants: Human Rights WatchAround 400,000 migrants and refugees passed through Hungary in 2015 before PM Viktor Orban's government sealed off its southern borders.
Jun 19, 2016
Hungary wades into Brexit debate with PM Viktor Orban's Remain appealHungary's controversial Prime Minister Viktor Orban will publish an open letter in British media this week urging Britons to vote to remain in the European Union, his government said on Sunday.
Mar 30, 2016
Hungarian teachers stage nationwide walkout to protest Orban govt's tight grip on educationHundreds of Hungarian teachers held a nationwide walkout and formed human chains around schools on Wednesday, in a fresh escalation of a growing revolt against the government's tight grip on education.