Orbán’s frenemies with the EU Parliament: The new COVID19 Recovery Package does not aid the Union’s defense of the Rule of Law

+ The European Council has agreed upon a €750bn COVID-19 recovery package without conditioning funds to Member States´ respect for the rule of law. + Viktor Orbán threatened to veto any…

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Environment

Orbán has not been quick to call climate change a hoax. As a matter of fact, Hungary was one of the first countries to ratify the Paris Accord, but climate…

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Security

Victor Orbán Hungary’s Government, headed by Orbán, is responsible for both the National Security Strategy and the National Military Strategy of the country. In broad terms, Hungary is not threatened…

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Socio-cultural

Victor Orbán Orbán is the prototype of a far-right populist. Not only is he fixed in the Hungarian people being Catholic and white, but he is openly against what he…

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Orbán-Economy

Victor Orbán Before Orbán came into power, the 2008 crisis hit Hungary. In 2009, the GDP of the country contracted by 6.6% in accordance with the global recession of 2008.…

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Orbán-Political

Victor Orbán Viktor Orbán has become the perfect personification of a far-right populist leader. With his party Fidesz and an always present legislative majority, Orbán has reshaped the Hungarian democracy…

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Profile

Viktor Orbán’s brand of politics is a new norm in Europe. It resonates with France’s National Front on the far right, with Spain’s Podemos to the left, with Poland’s new…

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