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Reuters
For Europe, the party's over. It’s not clear what comes next.Europe last autumn by keeping her country’s borders open. There was no telling
For Europe, the party's over. It’s not clear what comes next.
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Europe last autumn by keeping her country’s borders open. There was no telling how far Hungary’s pugnacious prime minister, Viktor Orban, would have gone in mistreating refugees trying to cross into his country. Only Germany was rich and strong... Read more
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The Atlantic
When Nativism Becomes Normalterrorism are helping stoke the rise of extreme anti-immigrant politicians acro
When Nativism Becomes Normal
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
terrorism are helping stoke the rise of extreme anti-immigrant politicians across Europe and the United States. Hungary’s Viktor Orban, France’s Marine Le Pen, Austria’s Norbert Hofer, and yes, Donald Trump, are riding a much-remarkedsurge in... Read more
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Christian Today
Becket's elbow and Hungary's migrants: How a mediaeval relic shames the Churchearth." These are not comfortable words, either for the Catholic Church in Hun
Becket's elbow and Hungary's migrants: How a mediaeval relic shames the Church
Christian Today / Posted 2 days ago
earth." These are not comfortable words, either for the Catholic Church in Hungary or for the country's prime minister, Viktor Orban. Orban's right-wing government is passionately opposed to other European countries' migration policy. He has... Read more
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DW
Rule of law under threat: Poland in the EU pillory |27 member states – including Britain – really would show the Polish government
Rule of law under threat: Poland in the EU pillory |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
27 member states – including Britain – really would show the Polish government up in this way. The Hungarian premier, Viktor Orban, has already declared his solidarity with Poland. As a final step, the Council can then impose penalties on... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Referendumaniareferendum on whether to leave the EU is due on June 23rd. Italy will hold one
Referendumania
Namibia Economist / Posted 2 days ago
referendum on whether to leave the EU is due on June 23rd. Italy will hold one on its constitution before October; Viktor Orban, Hungary’s prime minister, plans one on the EU’s migrant relocation scheme. In the Netherlands activists are... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Far right surge in Austria signals end of centrist politics-as-usualhardly groundbreaking. A more notorious precedent may be found down the road in
Far right surge in Austria signals end of centrist politics-as-usual
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
hardly groundbreaking. A more notorious precedent may be found down the road in Hungary, where the populist prime minister, Viktor Orban, has made a fetish of bearding Brussels with his anti-free trade, anti-immigrant, pro-Russia policies. So far,... Read more
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Breitbart
Hungary Border Fence Success, Balkans Route Down To ‘A Trickle’way north. And while locals want the camp closed, it is helping to keep the is
Hungary Border Fence Success, Balkans Route Down To ‘A Trickle’
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
way north. And while locals want the camp closed, it is helping to keep the issue in the public eye as Prime Minister Viktor Orban prepares a referendum in which he will ask voters to reject an EU plan to re-distribute migrants across the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
HUNGARY-OLYMPICSHungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban speaks during the fifth constitution anni
HUNGARY-OLYMPICS
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban speaks during the fifth constitution anniversary event at the national parliament in Budapest, Hungary, on April 25. Orban's government is campaign to have Budapest named as the host for the the 2024 Summer... Read more
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Newsmax
Bill Clinton Wrong On Poland And Hungarynations as they now do the rest of Western Europe. As the former political con
Bill Clinton Wrong On Poland And Hungary
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
nations as they now do the rest of Western Europe. As the former political consultant, not just to Clinton, but also to Viktor Orban, Hungary's prime minister, and former Polish president Lech Aleksander Kaczyński, I know how wrong the former... Read more
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Breitbart
WATCH: Enraged Poles Demand ‘No More Clintons’ At Hillary Hometown Rallywant to be more like Vladimir Putin’s Russia. The comments led to a rebuke of t
WATCH: Enraged Poles Demand ‘No More Clintons’ At Hillary Hometown Rally
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
want to be more like Vladimir Putin’s Russia. The comments led to a rebuke of the Clintons from Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who accused the Clintons of adopting the talking points of one of their largest individual donors, George... Read more
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Breitbart
Europe’s Leaders Blast Bill Over Democracy Jibe: ‘The Mouth Belongs To Clinton, The Voice Belongs To Soros’the head of Poland’s Law and Justice party Jaroslaw Kaczynski. And his comment
Europe’s Leaders Blast Bill Over Democracy Jibe: ‘The Mouth Belongs To Clinton, The Voice Belongs To Soros’
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
the head of Poland’s Law and Justice party Jaroslaw Kaczynski. And his comments were echoed by Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who used the incident to highlight the multi-million dollar connections between the Clintons and Hungarian... Read more
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Times of Malta
Poland's ruling party defiant as Brussels steps up pressureits position may be hardening. It also has friends within the EU. Speaking ear
Poland's ruling party defiant as Brussels steps up pressure
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
its position may be hardening. It also has friends within the EU. Speaking earlier on Friday, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, whom PiS considers an ideological and political ally, said that Poles were being treated unfairly and Brussels... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Poland's ruling party defiant as Brussels steps up pressureits position may be hardening. It also has friends within the EU. Speaking ear
Poland's ruling party defiant as Brussels steps up pressure
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
its position may be hardening. It also has friends within the EU. Speaking earlier on Friday, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, whom PiS considers an ideological and political ally, said that Poles were being treated unfairly and Brussels... Read more
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The Star
Poland's ruling party defiant as Brussels steps up pressureits position may be hardening. It also has friends within the EU. Speaking ear
Poland's ruling party defiant as Brussels steps up pressure
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
its position may be hardening. It also has friends within the EU. Speaking earlier on Friday, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, whom PiS considers an ideological and political ally, said that Poles were being treated unfairly and Brussels... Read more
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Reuters
Poland's ruling party defiant as Brussels steps up pressureits position may be hardening. It also has friends within the EU. Speaking ear
Poland's ruling party defiant as Brussels steps up pressure
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
its position may be hardening. It also has friends within the EU. Speaking earlier on Friday, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, whom PiS considers an ideological and political ally, said that Poles were being treated unfairly and Brussels... Read more
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FOX News
Hungarian leader says US wants to see Europe fill up with migrantsillegal migration in Europe because they want to fill it up with Muslims, the c
Hungarian leader says US wants to see Europe fill up with migrants
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
illegal migration in Europe because they want to fill it up with Muslims, the chief of staff of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Thursday. Janos Lazar also described Hungarian-born American financier George Soros as a standard-bearer... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brussels will never win fight with Poland, Hungary's Orban saysEuropean Union treats Poland unfairly and Brussels will never win its battle ag
Brussels will never win fight with Poland, Hungary's Orban says
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
European Union treats Poland unfairly and Brussels will never win its battle against the Poles, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban told state radio on Friday. The European Commission took another step on Wednesday in its unprecedented... Read more
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The Star
Brussels will never win fight with Poland, Hungary's Orban saysEuropean Union treats Poland unfairly and Brussels will never win its battle ag
Brussels will never win fight with Poland, Hungary's Orban says
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
European Union treats Poland unfairly and Brussels will never win its battle against the Poles, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban told state radio on Friday. The European Commission took another step on Wednesday in its unprecedented... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Why referendums are not always a good ideanot to leave the European Union. In October Italy will hold a referendum on con
Why referendums are not always a good idea
Namibia Economist / Posted 5 days ago
not to leave the European Union. In October Italy will hold a referendum on constitutional changes. Meanwhile in Hungary, Viktor Orban, the prime minister, has called a referendum asking the question: "Do you agree that the European Union should... Read more
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Breitbart
‘Obama Is Trying To Fill Europe With Illegal Muslim Immigrants’ Blasts Hungarian PM’s Chief Of Staffillegal migration in Europe because they want to fill it up with Muslims, the c
‘Obama Is Trying To Fill Europe With Illegal Muslim Immigrants’ Blasts Hungarian PM’s Chief Of Staff
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
illegal migration in Europe because they want to fill it up with Muslims, the chief of staff of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Thursday. Janos Lazar also described Hungarian-born American financier George Soros as a standard-bearer... Read more
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Breitbart
EXCLUSIVE: Migrant Aid Groups ‘Shut Down’ Talk Of Minority Persecution By Muslims Claims MEPvisit. EP media only interview him for propaganda Her comments come as the Chi
EXCLUSIVE: Migrant Aid Groups ‘Shut Down’ Talk Of Minority Persecution By Muslims Claims MEP
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
visit. EP media only interview him for propaganda Her comments come as the Chief of Staff to Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban lashed out at one of Europe’s most active funders of pro-migration activities: George Soros. Janos Lazar also... Read more
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FOX News
Hungary: US wants to fill Europe with Muslim migrantsillegal migration in Europe because they want to fill it up with Muslims, the c
Hungary: US wants to fill Europe with Muslim migrants
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
illegal migration in Europe because they want to fill it up with Muslims, the chief of staff of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Thursday. Janos Lazar also described Hungarian-born American financier George Soros as a standard-bearer... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Kosovo police arrest Turk accused of smugglingto have been paid about 12,000 euros ($13,500) per family. 4:15 p.m. The chie
Kosovo police arrest Turk accused of smuggling
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
to have been paid about 12,000 euros ($13,500) per family. 4:15 p.m. The chief of staff for Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban says President Barack Obama and the United States are in favor of illegal migration "in the interests of having... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Kosovo police arrest Turk accused of smugglingto have been paid about 12,000 euros ($13,500) per family. 4:15 p.m. The chie
Kosovo police arrest Turk accused of smuggling
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
to have been paid about 12,000 euros ($13,500) per family. 4:15 p.m. The chief of staff for Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban says President Barack Obama and the United States are in favor of illegal migration "in the interests of having... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hungary official: Obama wants Muslims in Europe- The Latest on Europe's migration crisis (all times local): 4:15 p.m. The ch
Hungary official: Obama wants Muslims in Europe
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
- The Latest on Europe's migration crisis (all times local): 4:15 p.m. The chief of staff for Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban says President Barack Obama and the United States are in favor of illegal migration "in the interests of having... Read more
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The Star
Slow but steady trickle of migrants head north from Hungaryway north. And while locals want the camp closed, it is helping to keep the is
Slow but steady trickle of migrants head north from Hungary
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
way north. And while locals want the camp closed, it is helping to keep the issue in the public eye as Prime Minister Viktor Orban prepares a referendum in which he will ask voters to reject an EU plan to re-distribute migrants across the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Migrants camp on Serbia-Hungary border waiting to crosscriticism for building a razor-wire fence along its border with Serbia last yea
Migrants camp on Serbia-Hungary border waiting to cross
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
criticism for building a razor-wire fence along its border with Serbia last year to keep the migrants away. Prime Minister Viktor Orban has characterized the migrant influx as an "invasion" threatening Europe's security and Christian culture. When... Read more
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International Business Times
Bill Clinton accuses Poland and Hungary of seeking 'Putin-like leadership' but that's not enough reason for the former US president to insult them," he re
Bill Clinton accuses Poland and Hungary of seeking 'Putin-like leadership'
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
but that's not enough reason for the former US president to insult them," he remarked. Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has fiercely opposed EU acceptance of Middle Eastern refugees, sealing the country with razor wire. He has also... Read more
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CTV News
Bill Clinton's comments about dictatorship offensive, Hungarian officials sayPutin-like leadership. Just give me an authoritarian dictatorship and keep the
Bill Clinton's comments about dictatorship offensive, Hungarian officials say
CTV News / Posted 8 days ago
Putin-like leadership. Just give me an authoritarian dictatorship and keep the foreigners out." Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has been criticized before by the Clintons for perceived authoritarianism, while Poland has a new right-wing... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hungary: Bill Clinton comments about dictatorship offensivePutin-like leadership. Just give me an authoritarian dictatorship and keep the
Hungary: Bill Clinton comments about dictatorship offensive
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
Putin-like leadership. Just give me an authoritarian dictatorship and keep the foreigners out." Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has been criticized before by the Clintons for perceived authoritarianism, while Poland has a new right-wing... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Hungary: Bill Clinton comments about dictatorship offensivePutin-like leadership. Just give me an authoritarian dictatorship and keep the
Hungary: Bill Clinton comments about dictatorship offensive
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 days ago
Putin-like leadership. Just give me an authoritarian dictatorship and keep the foreigners out." Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has been criticized before by the Clintons for perceived authoritarianism, while Poland has a new right-wing... Read more
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CBS News
Why Hungary is angry at Bill Clintonhad decided "democracy is too much trouble" and "want (Russian President Vladim
Why Hungary is angry at Bill Clinton
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
had decided "democracy is too much trouble" and "want (Russian President Vladimir) Putin-like leadership." Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, a staunch critic of Europe, has been criticized before by the Clintons for perceived authoritaria... Read more
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Christian Today
Why Britain's EU referendum is a moment of crisis for Europeand may lead to other countries withdrawing from the EU. Anti-EU sentiment is g
Why Britain's EU referendum is a moment of crisis for Europe
Christian Today / Posted 8 days ago
and may lead to other countries withdrawing from the EU. Anti-EU sentiment is growing in Hungary, where the President, Viktor Orban, may be emboldened to make good his intention to leave the EU and seek an alliance with the Kremlin. The Czech... Read more
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The Hill
Hungary: Bill Clinton's comments offensiveto Bloomberg. "They want Putin-like leadership: just give me an authoritarian
Hungary: Bill Clinton's comments offensive
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
to Bloomberg. "They want Putin-like leadership: just give me an authoritarian dictatorship and keep the foreigners out.” The Clintons have previously criticized Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban for perceived authoritarianism, the A... Read more
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Boston Herald
Hungary: Bill Clinton comments about dictatorship offensivethe efforts of the U.S., they had decided "democracy is too much trouble" and "
Hungary: Bill Clinton comments about dictatorship offensive
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
the efforts of the U.S., they had decided "democracy is too much trouble" and "want (Russian President Vladimir) Putin-like leadership." Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has been criticized before by the Clintons for perceived authoritarian... Read more
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Swissinfo
France's Sarkozy says much of British criticism of EU justifiedgovernments of Hungary and Poland over perceived anti-democratic practices. "A
France's Sarkozy says much of British criticism of EU justified
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
governments of Hungary and Poland over perceived anti-democratic practices. "As far as I know, (Prime Minister Viktor Orban) has always respected elections' verdict," he said. "You can't say there is no democracy in Hungary." "As far... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Hungary: Bill Clinton comments about dictatorship offensive"democracy is too much trouble" and "want (Russian President Vladimir) Putin-li
Hungary: Bill Clinton comments about dictatorship offensive
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
"democracy is too much trouble" and "want (Russian President Vladimir) Putin-like leadership." Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has been criticized before by the Clintons for perceived authoritarianism. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Hungary: Bill Clinton comments about dictatorship offensivethe efforts of the U.S., they had decided "democracy is too much trouble" and "
Hungary: Bill Clinton comments about dictatorship offensive
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
the efforts of the U.S., they had decided "democracy is too much trouble" and "want (Russian President Vladimir) Putin-like leadership." Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has been criticized before by the Clintons for perceived authoritarian... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
France's Sarkozy says much of British criticism of EU justifiedgovernments of Hungary and Poland over perceived anti-democratic practices. "A
France's Sarkozy says much of British criticism of EU justified
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
governments of Hungary and Poland over perceived anti-democratic practices. "As far as I know, (Prime Minister Viktor Orban) has always respected elections' verdict," he said. "You can't say there is no democracy in Hungary." "As far... Read more
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The Star
France's Sarkozy says much of British criticism of EU justifiedgovernments of Hungary and Poland over perceived anti-democratic practices. "A
France's Sarkozy says much of British criticism of EU justified
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
governments of Hungary and Poland over perceived anti-democratic practices. "As far as I know, (Prime Minister Viktor Orban) has always respected elections' verdict," he said. "You can't say there is no democracy in Hungary." "As far... Read more
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Daily Herald
Hungary: Bill Clinton comments about dictatorship offensivethe efforts of the U.S., they had decided "democracy is too much trouble" and "
Hungary: Bill Clinton comments about dictatorship offensive
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
the efforts of the U.S., they had decided "democracy is too much trouble" and "want (Russian President Vladimir) Putin-like leadership." Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has been criticized before by the Clintons for perceived authoritarian... Read more
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Swissinfo
Poland's Financial Nationalism May Be Viable: Leonid Bershidskydrawn a lot of adverse attention lately, it might get away with a version of th
Poland's Financial Nationalism May Be Viable: Leonid Bershidsky
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
drawn a lot of adverse attention lately, it might get away with a version of the financial nationalism that Prime Minister Viktor Orban has implemented in Hungary. On Saturday, Moody's said it wouldn't follow the example of S&P Global Ratings,... Read more
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The Hill
Is a Romney-Sasse ticket the antidote to Trump?and spread throughout Europe. It has already begun. "The new order emerged in
Is a Romney-Sasse ticket the antidote to Trump?
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
and spread throughout Europe. It has already begun. "The new order emerged in Hungary after the 2010 election victory of Viktor Orban, prime minister, and his conservative nationalist Fidesz party," the Financial Times continues. "It scored a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Not a crowd but a multitudeleft represented by ‘Podemos’ in Spain or ‘Syriza’ in Greece, or the extreme ri
Not a crowd but a multitude
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
left represented by ‘Podemos’ in Spain or ‘Syriza’ in Greece, or the extreme right, as portrayed by Le Pen in France, Viktor Orban in Hungary, or the Freedom Party in Austria. “Populist leaders appear in times of crisis or deep... Read more
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Herald Sun
Hungary anti-migrant laws 'may be illegal'fence, may conflict with international refugee and human rights conventions, th
Hungary anti-migrant laws 'may be illegal'
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
fence, may conflict with international refugee and human rights conventions, the United Nations says. Prime Minister Viktor Orban has taken an increasingly anti-foreigner stance since migrants began pouring into Europe last year, building a... Read more
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Weekly Times
Hungary anti-migrant laws 'may be illegal'fence, may conflict with international refugee and human rights conventions, th
Hungary anti-migrant laws 'may be illegal'
Weekly Times / Posted 13 days ago
fence, may conflict with international refugee and human rights conventions, the United Nations says. Prime Minister Viktor Orban has taken an increasingly anti-foreigner stance since migrants began pouring into Europe last year, building a... Read more
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News.com.au
Hungary anti-migrant laws 'may be illegal'fence, may conflict with international refugee and human rights conventions, th
Hungary anti-migrant laws 'may be illegal'
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
fence, may conflict with international refugee and human rights conventions, the United Nations says. Prime Minister Viktor Orban has taken an increasingly anti-foreigner stance since migrants began pouring into Europe last year, building a... Read more
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Perth Now
Hungary anti-migrant laws 'may be illegal'fence, may conflict with international refugee and human rights conventions, th
Hungary anti-migrant laws 'may be illegal'
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
fence, may conflict with international refugee and human rights conventions, the United Nations says. Prime Minister Viktor Orban has taken an increasingly anti-foreigner stance since migrants began pouring into Europe last year, building a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hungary anti-migrant laws 'may be illegal'fence, may conflict with international refugee and human rights conventions, th
Hungary anti-migrant laws 'may be illegal'
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
fence, may conflict with international refugee and human rights conventions, the United Nations says. Prime Minister Viktor Orban has taken an increasingly anti-foreigner stance since migrants began pouring into Europe last year, building a... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Hungary anti-migrant laws 'may be illegal'fence, may conflict with international refugee and human rights conventions, th
Hungary anti-migrant laws 'may be illegal'
Adelaide Now / Posted 13 days ago
fence, may conflict with international refugee and human rights conventions, the United Nations says. Prime Minister Viktor Orban has taken an increasingly anti-foreigner stance since migrants began pouring into Europe last year, building a... Read more
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