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Hungary government gets sweeping powers

BBC News Monday, 30 March 2020
Critics accuse Prime Minister Viktor Orban of exploiting the pandemic to silence opposition.
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News video: Hungary's Viktor Orban handed sweeping new powers with COVID-19 law

Hungary's Viktor Orban handed sweeping new powers with COVID-19 law 01:04

The law will allow Hungary's government to pass legislation without parliamentary scrutiny and impose five-year jail terms on those accused of spreading fake news about the virus. View on euronews

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