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Photo Gallery: Victims of Hate in Hungary

Foto: Siobhán Dowling

The Right Wing and the Roma EU Presidency a Test for Tolerance in Hungary

Hungary will assume the six-month rotating presidency of the European Union in January and the government is pledging to forge a policy for addressing the Roma in all of Europe. But the country has its own troubling history with the Roma, who have been deeply impoverished and pushed to the margins of society since the fall of the Iron Curtain.
Von Siobhán Dowling