Civil organizations vow to fight against the repressive bill.
The personal data of Hungarian citizens appears to have been forwarded to Russia via the Hungarian government’s official National Consultation website.
Around 100 people gathered in the center of the southern Hungarian border town of Röszke yesterday to protest the government’s treatment of asylum-seekers. The demonstration was organized by the Facebook group Migrant Solidarity (MigSzol).
“And don’t forget, together we are very strong! We’ll meet again! ;)”
Images from Wednesday’s massive demonstrations for civil society and against the Fidesz government.
“I tell you: we too are very angry. Do you understand?”
The spontaneous protest was the fourth large demonstration in Budapest in two weeks, with another demonstration planned for Wednesday.
Fidesz vice-president Szilárd Németh stormed out of session when questions arose on the presence of Russian code on government website.
Fidesz VP Szilárd Németh also claimed the protests were “devised by agent organizations…financed by Soros.”
An estimated 80,000 protesters took to the streets of Budapest Sunday to demonstrate against the government’s new higher education bill, which threatens to hinder the continued operation in Hungary of Central European University. The rally, one of the biggest since the anti-internet tax protests in 2014, began with a march from the Várkert Bazár in Buda, […]