Hungary outlaws helping migrants

Hungary outlaws helping migrants

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Hungary erected fences after the big migrant influx in 2015 and few asylum seekers have been accepted The Hungarian parliament has passed new legislation that criminalises lawyers and activists who help asylum seekers. Anyone „facilitating illegal immigration” will face a year in jail. Viktor Orban’s government has dubbed the…

Thousands join Hungary anti-Orban rally

Thousands join Hungary anti-Orban rally

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Some 100,000 people are said to have attended Saturday’s protests in Budapest Tens of thousands of people have demonstrated in Budapest against the re-elected right-wing government of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban. Opponents of Mr Orban flooded the capital on Saturday to protest at what they say is an unfair…

Hungary PM ‚likely’ to win another term

Hungary PM ‚likely’ to win another term

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Viktor Orban (c) will be prime minister for a third time Hungary’s right-wing Prime Minister Viktor Orban has claimed a landslide victory in Sunday’s general election. The 54-year-old will serve a third consecutive term in office, with his party Fidesz projected to keep its key two-thirds majority in parliament.…

Hungary 0-1 Scotland

Hungary 0-1 Scotland

Highlights: Hungary 0-1 ScotlandMatt Phillips scored his first international goal as Scotland earned their first win of Alex McLeish’s second spell in charge against Hungary. James Forrest missed two good chances and captain Charlie Mulgrew’s penalty was saved after Ryan Fraser was felled. But Phillips tapped home Fraser’s cross three minutes into the second half.…