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Media Law Outrage Hungary's 'Orbanization' Is Worrying Europe

The move by Hungary's right-wing government to muzzle the media is the most recent example of a disturbing political trend in the country that was once hailed as a model for post-communnist development. Should Europe impose sanctions just as Hungary is about to assume the rotating EU presidency?
Von Erich Follath und Christoph Schult
Demonstrators in Budapest taped their mouths shut to protest against Hungary's new media law last week.

Demonstrators in Budapest taped their mouths shut to protest against Hungary's new media law last week.

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