As big political upset is announced in the mayor race, state TV channel M1 is running an interview right with a Fidesz spokesman about the dangers of George Soros and migration.
Orban's Fidesz just suffered a significant defeat: with 78% of votes counted, independent candidate Péter Márki-Zay won the mayoral race in Hódmezővásárhely with over 57% of the vote. The Fidesz candidate got 41.8% in the former party stronghold. Hungary
Hungary wants at least half a billion euros for protecting borders: PM
US Department of State: Budapest Hungary Demonstration Alert: demonstration expected at 5pm on Feb. 23. The route includes Deák tér (district 5), Bajcsy Zsilinszky út (district 5 and 6), Alkotmány utca (district 5), and Kossuth tér/ Parliament (district 5).
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Orban: We don't want to live in an empire, but in the alliance of free European nations. Europe can only be strong if its nation states are strong.
Orban: The EU's migration policy failed spectacularly. Hungary says that borders must be protected, immigration must be stopped, help should be brought where it's needed.
Today the ruling Fidesz party's main daily paper ran an article explicitly referring to a Jewish global network giving Jews "positive discrimination" and "hurting the majority's interests", arguing that Soros is now creating a "more violent" one where "money is God". #Hungary
Israel managed to break the EU consensus and get Hungary and Czech Republic to abstain in the UNGA vote against Trump's Jerusalem announcement
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