Map. History of Hungary conflict

18 Octubre 2019
Discussions about the situation of the RuleOfLaw in Hungary and Poland under the Article 7 procedure are not on the agenda of the @EUCouncil meeting next Tuesday
9 mes atrás
Hungary has removed a statue marking the 1956 anti-communist revolution
9 mes atrás
Orbán and Netanyahu to attend right-wing Bolsonaro's Inauguration ceremony in Brasília on January 1st
9 mes atrás
Budapest community center, founded by a Jewish organization, hosts @OCCRP's partner @Atlatszo — one of Hungary's few independent investigative outlets. It's under attack by the municipality, police raids, and far-right groups.
Budapest: A new demo was announced for January 5 at the all-opposition protest on Friday. Several speakers urged a general strike with the trade unions because that would really hurt the government. They announced 2019 to be the year of resistance.  Photos: Béli Balázs/Alfahír9 mes atrás
Budapest: A new demo was announced for January 5 at the all-opposition protest on Friday. Several speakers urged a general strike with the trade unions because that would really hurt the government. They announced 2019 to be the year of resistance. Photos: Béli Balázs/Alfahír
Message to Orban at the third consequtive mass protest in Belgrade: We won't let them leave. - as Budapest is building an image of a safe haven to ousted politicians from the Balkans.9 mes atrás
Message to Orban at the third consequtive mass protest in Belgrade: "We won't let them leave." - as Budapest is building an image of a safe haven to ousted politicians from the Balkans.
Budapest: Chanting the five demands that oppo politicians weren't allowed to read in public media10 mes atrás
Budapest: Chanting the five demands that oppo politicians weren't allowed to read in public media
First speaker in the castle says protestors are here tonight because of two laws President Ader signed into law: new labor laws and creation of administrative courts. Protestors boo10 mes atrás
First speaker in the castle says protestors are here tonight because of two laws President Ader signed into law: new labor laws and creation of administrative courts. Protestors boo
Thousands marching towards the residence of Hungary's President of the Republic János Áder in protest against him signing the OvertimeAct and the law creating new administrative courts under ministerial control.10 mes atrás
Thousands marching towards the residence of Hungary's President of the Republic János Áder in protest against him signing the #OvertimeAct and the law creating new administrative courts under ministerial control.
Protest in Budapest tonight10 mes atrás
Protest in Budapest tonight
10 mes atrás
Hungarian news site zoom.hu announces it's shutting down
10 mes atrás
Hungary President Áder signs Law on the Administrative Courts. This gives ACs significant competencies in matters of public interest concerning the action of the executive and other public institutions. Minister of Justice to appoint administrative judges.
10 mes atrás
Hungarian president signs protested "slave law," allowing employers to ask workers for 60% more overtime annually
10 mes atrás
Hungarian Gov spokesman @zoltanspox says protests have "clearly no popular support". Still, next round of demos to kick off now. Beside Budapest there will be anti-Gov demos in: Miskolc, Sopron, Szombathely, Zalaegerszeg, Vác, Kecskemét, Orosháza, Debrecen, Nyíregyháza
10 mes atrás
Balázs Bárány of the HU Socialist Party has taken advantage of the opportunity that he was invited to pro-gov EchoTV and read out the five points of demands of the Hungarian opposition. The host tried to interrupt, but he failed.
Balázs Bárány of the HU Socialist Party has taken advantage of the opportunity that he was invited to pro-gov EchoTV and read out the five points of demands of the Hungarian opposition. The host tried to interrupt, but he failed.
Protesters at Hungary's state TV HQ projecting images mocking Orban and old friend (and gas fitter turned tycoon) Lorinc Meszaros.10 mes atrás
Protesters at Hungary's state TV HQ projecting images mocking Orban and old friend (and gas fitter turned tycoon) Lorinc Meszaros.
Speaker of Turkish parliament Binali Yildirim has visited today Hungary's PM Victor Orban in Budapest.10 mes atrás
Speaker of Turkish parliament Binali Yildirim has visited today Hungary's PM Victor Orban in Budapest.
Budapest protest: General strike will be organised if OvertimeAct / SlaveLaw is signed into effect by János Áder. Protesters are urged to voice their dissent in countryside offices of Fidesz media politely but firmly.10 mes atrás
Budapest protest: General strike will be organised if OvertimeAct / SlaveLaw is signed into effect by János Áder. Protesters are urged to voice their dissent in countryside offices of Fidesz media politely but firmly.
If Hungary President Áder signs SlaveLaw overtime bill, protesters and trade unions to start labor strikes. Budapest Pic: @indexhu10 mes atrás
If Hungary President Áder signs #SlaveLaw overtime bill, protesters and trade unions to start labor strikes. Budapest Pic: @indexhu
10 mes atrás
Some more chants in front of Hungary state broadcaster MTVA: 'we are together', 'we brought you some spine', 'general strike', 'we are here to do overtime'
Now: about 1000 have turned up in sub-zero temperatures to this remote suburb to continue the weekend's protests.10 mes atrás
Now: about 1000 have turned up in sub-zero temperatures to this remote suburb to continue the weekend's protests.
10 mes atrás
László Varju, one of the socialist MPs at state media HQ was taken to hospital with a bruised knee and ribs after some pushing and shoving @ with security guards. Meanwhile, evening protest at the building has started.
10 mes atrás
Budapest: There are still apparently around 10 opposition MPs still inside the state media building, in addition to the lawmaker who was surrounded by security guards. They have been surviving on food from 3 vending machines.
Jobbik MP came out, said there's about 10 MPs inside, one laying on the floor, police won't go in. Paradmedics waiting at the door.10 mes atrás
Jobbik MP came out, said there's about 10 MPs inside, one laying on the floor, police won't go in. Paradmedics waiting at the door.
MTVA: oppo MP Ágnes Vadai is trying to police to go inside. She says there's another MP inside on the floor cuz guards knocked  him down. Police won't go inside. She says the interior ministry prblby controls guards inside.10 mes atrás
MTVA: oppo MP Ágnes Vadai is trying to police to go inside. She says there's another MP inside on the floor cuz guards knocked him down. Police won't go inside. She says the interior ministry prblby controls guards inside.
US @SpecRepUkraine Kurt Volker calls it "very unfortunate" and "inappropriate" that Hungary continues to block minister-level NATO meetings with Ukraine over Kyiv's language laws. He says such disputes should be worked out bilaterally, not by holding relations "hostage".
This is what happens when an opposition MP tries to get air time on public media in Hungary. Akos Hadhazy is roughed up and dragged away by armed security guards.10 mes atrás
This is what happens when an opposition MP tries to get air time on public media in Hungary. Akos Hadhazy is roughed up and dragged away by armed security guards.
Protestors at Hungary public media HQ10 mes atrás
Protestors at Hungary public media HQ
10 mes atrás
Hungarian opposition MPs entered the public service TV studios, demand to be able to read their demands on air. They live stream their argument with security people who won't let them speak to managers
10 mes atrás
Budapest: Police have announced "the protest had lost its peaceful nature." Telling folks to leave. Lots of riot police in the area.
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