EU lawmakers say Hungary no longer a ‘full democracy’

Hungary reacted furiously Thursday to a vote in the European Parliament that declared that the country was no longer a “full democracy” and that the European Union needed to act. The response came after MEPs voted 433 in favour, 123 against, in favour of the resolution. It described Hungary as “a hybrid regime of electoral autocracy” in “serious breach” of EU democratic norms. It blamed … Continue reading EU lawmakers say Hungary no longer a ‘full democracy’