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"Stop Soros" package made public

Parliament is expected to vote in February on a new package of laws aimed at fighting illegal migration and boosting Hungary’s security, government office chief Janos Lazar said on Thursday. 421 more words

Hungary plans 'Stop Soros' laws amid refugee row


© POOL/AFP/File / by Peter MURPHY | George Soros has been branded a ‘public enemy’ by Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban

BUDAPEST (AFP) – Hungary published details Thursday of tough anti-immigration laws named after “public enemy” George Soros amid a row over claims Budapest covered up a hike in refugee arrivals.Hungarian-born US billionaire Soros has been called “a public enemy” by Prime Minister Viktor Orban who accuses the 87-year-old of orchestrating migration into Europe since the refugee crisis began in 2015. 493 more words

Press info: Soros can't prove he's a Hungarian national

After implying that the new “Stop Soros” package could make it possible to ban George Soros from entering Hungary, Origo claims that according to their sources, the American financier cannot prove that he has a Hungarian citizenship. 353 more words

Pro-govt expert: the "Stop Soros" action plan is only symbolic

It seems that the so far confident government communication is confused. Minister of Interior Sandor Pinter couldn’t confirm that the “Soros plan” exists. Agoston Samuel Mraz, head of the pro-government Nezopont Institute think tank told a pro-government newspaper that the action plan against George Soros is just a political product before the parliamentary elections. 553 more words

Govt announces "Stop Soros" package

The government has adopted a draft package called “Stop Soros”, under which “promoters of illegal migration” would be required to share data with the authorities, and would have to pay a 25 percent tax on donations from abroad, Interior Minister Sandor Pinter announced on Wednesday. 709 more words

Government slams Freedom House report

International human rights organisation Freedom House listed Hungary as the least democratic country in the European Union.  267 more words

Soros to be banned from Hungary?

The government is discussing a proposal tomorrow, which could even make it possible to ban George Soros from Hungary, Hungarian news site Origo reported, citing sources. 143 more words