Hungarian PM Calls on Spy Agencies to Probe Soros-Funded NGOs

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As part of the intensifying crackdown on civil society groups despite growing international criticism, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán called on Hungary’s spy agencies to investigate a ‘Soros empire’ of NGOs that criticize his policies. The latest move comes months ahead of Orbán seeking for a fourth term as Hungary’s prime minister. He said on national radio that a network of groups and individuals supported by the billionaire philanthropist George Soros were seeking to have Hungary ‘condemned, stigmatized and forced to change its migration policy’. More information is available here.



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