Viktor Orbán

Hungary Holds Parliamentary Elections

In countries around the world, elections without a free press are a dire reality

Opinion: The rise of authoritarianism in places like Hungary and Venezuela are chilling reminders that we can’t be complacent about freedoms or a free press
Dentons NAFTA 2.0 Summit

Why Stephen Harper congratulating Viktor Orbán matters

Canada’s former PM offers surprising kudos to one of Europe’s most alarming right-wing populists—and gives Conservatives in Ottawa a new challenge

Michael Ignatieff’s looming battle with Hungary

The former Liberal leader says the university he runs in Hungary—backed by George Soros—is being ’targeted’ by the government
Hungarian migrant quota referendum in Budapest

Hungary: A new threat to the EU

Viktor Orban—an anti-immigration nationalist who wants to make his country great again—is reshaping Hungary.
A defaced part of a World War Two memorial, of which the centrepiece was installed overnight after months of delay, is pictured in Budapest

’A living horror’: A statue rewrites Hungary’s messy history

A monument meant to remember the victims of Nazi occupation has instead shown a present-day effort to ignore a terrible past
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Hungary: Turning right–and fighting with the EU

Will controversial prime minister Viktor Orbán be forced to back down?
The price of power

The price of power in Hungary

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán boasts a strong majority, but vast national debt may be his undoing

Return of the iron fist?

Hungary’s crackdown on the media sparks a backlash at home and away