The World from Berlin 'Democracy Is Being Trampled On in Hungary'

Anger over Hungary's new constitution and other major reforms could become dangerous for Prime Minister Victor Orban. Already, financial markets are turning away from the country, resulting in astronomical yields on government bonds. The EU and IMF are also keeping Budapest at arm's length. With good reason, say German commentators.
"Enough!" Hungarians have begun taking to the street to protest far-reaching reforms pushed through be Prime Minister Viktor Orban.

"Enough!" Hungarians have begun taking to the street to protest far-reaching reforms pushed through be Prime Minister Viktor Orban.

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-- Charles Hawley