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HUNGARY: New Religion Law at Variance with OSCE Standards and the European Convention on Human Rights

____________________________ HUNGARY: New Religion Law at Variance with OSCE Standards and the European Convention on Human Rights By FOREF Europe ____________________________ BUDAPEST, 25.09.2014 (FOREF) – The Forum for Religious Freedom Europe prepared following intervention for the OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting and … Continue reading

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Hungarian Government Moves Against Religious Minorities

Hungarian Government Moves Against Religious Minorities, In Disregard of Ruling by European Court of Human Rights Budapest, 28 04 2014 Enjoying a 2/3 majority in Parliament after being freshly reelected by 44% of the popular vote, the government of Prime Minister … Continue reading

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Orbán’s threat to democratic values

Orbán’s threat to democratic values Europe should warn Hungary that its voting rights are at risk Financial Times Editorial – Thursday, March 7, 2013 Europe last year successfully pressed Viktor Orbán, Hungary’s firebrand prime minister, to back down on aspects … Continue reading

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Hungary shows determination on constitution

____________________________ Hungary shows determination on constitution ____________________________ By Neil Buckley in London and Kester Eddy in Budapest ©AFPJust last week, Gabor Ivanyi, head pastor of the Hungarian Evangelical Fellowship, an independent Methodist congregation in Budapest, was celebrating. Hungary’s top court … Continue reading

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