MEP of the Momentum Movement Katalin Cseh: János, our party member was arrested early today for a critical Facebook post. The basis was Orbán's COVID law threatening prisontime for those who spread misinformation. His IT devices were taken. He was released, but wasn't even offered transportation although he is disabled

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30 May 2020
MEP of the Momentum Movement Katalin Cseh: János, our party member was arrested early today for a critical Facebook post. The basis was Orbán's COVID law threatening prisontime for those who spread misinformation. His IT devices were taken. He was released, but wasn't even offered transportation although he is disabled2 week ago
MEP of the Momentum Movement Katalin Cseh: János, our party member was arrested early today for a critical Facebook post. The basis was Orbán's COVID law threatening prisontime for those who spread misinformation. His IT devices were taken. He was released, but wasn't even offered transportation although he is disabled
2 week ago
A 64-year old man is the latest Hungarian citizen detained by police under Hungary's fake news law — for a social media post that according to the police got 19 comments and 11 shares. The police then shared a video taking him away from his house:
A 64-year old man is the latest Hungarian citizen detained by police under Hungary's fake news law — for a social media post that according to the police got 19 comments and 11 shares. The police then shared a video taking him away from his house:
L.Orban asked about some remarks made by V.Orban, regarding Szekelyland autonomy bill, refuses to answer, says he isn't a literal critic
3 week ago
The @freedomhouse has downgraded Hungary from 'democracy' to 'regime'
Flights below also restarting from @wizzair Budapest base from May 1st (generally, might vary depending on schedule of each route), says Debrecen base opening June 1 acc to plans1 month ago
Flights below also restarting from @wizzair Budapest base from May 1st (generally, might vary depending on schedule of each route), says Debrecen base opening June 1 acc to plans
1 month ago
Orbán says on Hungarian state radio that criticism of Hungary's law is due to network, led by George Soros, which is trying to get the country's resources, and this network has people in Brussels posts
Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic breached EU law by failing to take in refugees under a 2015 relocation scheme, the European Court of Justice rules
2 month ago
Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of Bundestag: Orban's state of emergency law effectively eliminates opposition. It's a breach of basic principles that EU cannot accept. The @EU_Commission has to act immediately. The EU26, including Germany, have to demonstrate that they will not tolerate this abuse of the Corona-crisis
Hungarian Parliament passes bill that gives PM Orbán unlimited power & proclaims:  - State of emergency with o time limit - Rule by decree - Parliament suspended - No elections - Spreading fake news + rumors: up to 5 yrs in prison - Leaving quarantine: up to 8 yrs in prison2 month ago
Hungarian Parliament passes bill that gives PM Orbán unlimited power & proclaims: - State of emergency with o time limit - Rule by decree - Parliament suspended - No elections - Spreading fake news + rumors: up to 5 yrs in prison - Leaving quarantine: up to 8 yrs in prison
George Soros gives Budapest 1 million Euros to fight against coronavirus. Here's his statement2 month ago
George Soros gives Budapest 1 million Euros to fight against coronavirus. Here's his statement
2 month ago
FCO confirms deputy Ambassador to Hungary, Steven Dick, has died of coronavirus aged 37
2 month ago
39 new coronavirus cases in Hungary - biggest jump so far, to 226. So far 10 have died. 6817 tested
2 month ago
More Hungarian nationals have been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus infection (COVID19), bringing the total number of infected patients to 187
2 month ago
Coronavirus in Hungary: The actual number of people infected with COVID19 in Hungary could be considerably more than the 167 confirmed cases, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said
2 month ago
Hungary is classified as an electoral authoritarian regime - @vdeminstitute
2 month ago
@CWFEmPrep confirms first positive case of Coronavirus in WichitaCounty. Patient is 64 years old and recently traveled to Hungary and Budapest and through @DFWAirport
2 month ago
The Government of Hungary has announced the closure of all borders to all foreigners from midnight tonight, 16 March. Only Hungarian citizens will be able to enter.
2 month ago
Hungary's government announces a state of emergency & extraordinary measures because of the coronavirus. HU also issues a travel ban on Italy, China, Iran, South Korea. Border control will be installed on the Austrian & Slovenian border. Universities will shut down
As per Serbia media reports first COVIDー19 patient in the country is 43 years old male from Subotica who was recently in Hungary. More info will come from minister Lončar press conference which is underway at the moment
2 month ago
Hungary records the first two cases of coronavirus infection of two Iranian students
4 month ago
Top Hungarian lawyer accuses PM Orban of harming rule of law
4 month ago
Viktor Orbán's government is noticeably shifting from a focus on primarily anti-migration rhetoric to anti-Roma rhetoric, a decade after a series of racially-motivated murders, including of a five-year old, shook Hungarian society
4 month ago
PM Orbán: I have my opinion about the Greens. In my opinion they are watermelons: green on the outside, red on the inside
Ex-Croatian PM Ivo Sanader has been found guilty of receiving a €10m bribe from officials at Hungarian energy company MOL, during their acquisition of a share in Croatian energy company INA in 2008-09. He was sentenced to six years in prison.
5 month ago
German arms exports hit record high in 2019, reaching almost €8 billion. The largest number of weapons deliveries went to Hungary, followed by Egypt and the US
5 month ago
Hungary to block Ukraine's NATO membership, Szijjarto says
5 month ago
Hungarian Parliament asks the State Duma to join efforts to protect the rights of linguistic minorities in Ukraine - Russian State Duma Speaker Volodin
6 month ago
Ukrainian MFA has summoned Hungarian Ambassador and hand over a note to protest his statements on autonomy for Hungarians in Ukraine and blocking of NATO-Ukraine commission
6 month ago
Hungary is pulling out of Eurovision because it's "too gay".
6 month ago
Hungary MFA on Erdogan: it is not logical to continually criticise the person on whom Europe's security depends, and who could at any moment let millions of immigrants head toward Europe (MTI)
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