OSF waits for ‘Stop Soros’ in Budapest

George Soros’s Open Society Foundations will wait until the Hungarian government’s planned law on non-government organisations is passed before it decides whether or not to leave the country, an OSF spokesman Csaba Csontos told Reuters.

“We are in the process of thinking, of planning, weighing our options,” OSF spokesman said. “The government has committed to passing the Stop Soros law… It will be a symbolic step which serves to stifle non-government groups.”

“At this moment we need to think about how that might affect us who support them, and how we might proceed,” he said, declining to confirm news that OSF was definitely on its way out of Hungary to Berlin.

Source: Reuters
Photo: Facebook

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s