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Hungary: Politicians demand inquiry into alleged spying

Jul. 19, 2021 08:49 AM EDT

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Opposition lawmakers in Hungary's parliament have demanded an inquiry into findings by an international investigation that the country's right-wing government used powerful malware to spy on critical journalists, politicians and business figures. ...

EU warns Hungary, Poland of action over democratic standards

Jun. 22, 2021 14:24 PM EDT

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s executive branch warned Hungary and Poland Tuesday that it will take action if they continue to violate the 27-nation bloc’s democratic standards, amid signs that both countries have little intention of changing their ways. ...

Hungary's foreign minister defends law limiting LGBT rights

Jun. 22, 2021 06:32 AM EDT

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's foreign minister alleged Tuesday that a disinformation campaign was being used to rally international criticism of a recent law passed in Hungary that has been widely seen as targeting LGBT people. Speaking at a press conference...

Europe's 4 Visegrad nations lift some travel restrictions

May. 14, 2021 13:27 PM EDT

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Europe's four Visegrad countries on Friday lifted travel restrictions between the Czech Republic and Hungary for people vaccinated against COVID-19 and discussed how to cooperate to boost tourism. The foreign ministers' meeting in Lodz, central...