Ralf Neukirch
Ralf Neukirch

Dealing with Europe’s Autocrats It’s Time to Cut Funding for Orbán

Ralf Neukirch
A DER SPIEGEL Editorial By Ralf Neukirch
A DER SPIEGEL Editorial By Ralf Neukirch
Hungarian President Viktor Orbán and other like-minded populists are trampling on the EU’s values with growing disregard. Europe has an effective option for taking action and it is time to use it: We need to cut Hungary’s EU funds.
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Hungary's populist leader Viktor Orbán: He must be feeling very safe these days.

Hungary's populist leader Viktor Orbán: He must be feeling very safe these days.

Foto: Beata Zawrzel / imago images/NurPhoto
DER SPIEGEL 28/2021
SPIEGEL International
Those who do not share European ideas of democracy, rule of law and the protection of minorities also have no business benefitting from the EU.