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Brussels Takes Hungary To Court Over Mistreatment Of Asylum Seekers

WorldNews Thursday, 25 July 2019
Brussels Takes Hungary To Court Over Mistreatment Of Asylum SeekersThe European Commission referred Hungary to the Court of Justice on Thursday over "legislation that criminalizes activities in support of asylum applications and further restricts the right to request asylum," according to Politico Europe. Brussels also said Hungary was not providing enough food to people being held in migrant transit zones on its border with Serbia. The EU first began an "infringement procedure" against Hungary over its increasingly hostile asylum laws in December 2015, but that escalated last year after Prime Minister Viktor Orban launched his "Stop Soros" legislation in June. The law claims the Hungarian-born American Jewish billionaire George Soros is supporting illegal...
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