The European Parliament’s civil liberties committee has released a draft report criticising the state of the rule of law in Hungary. The Hungarian government’s politicians rejected the report as “interference of the Soros network”. Continue reading “EP draft report criticises Hungary rule of law”
The mechanism proposed by the liberal ALDR group would ensure that democracy, the rule of law and fundamental rights are equally monitored in all member states, so no government can say that the EU is picking on them, Dutch MEP Sophie in ‘t Veld told Hungarian daily Magyar Hirlap.
Hungarian news site Pesti Sracok interviewed several left-wing and liberal MEPs at the European Parliament’s last plenary session in Strasbourg this week, asking them mainly about migration. Continue reading “MEPs blast the Orban government”
In an interview to Hungarian public television, a senior liberal MEP has said the people of Hungary should be proud that their country is capable of contributing to efforts in Europe to host migrants. Continue reading “Liberal MEP wants mandatory quota”