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Budapest's leftist turn follows European trend

After nine years of right-wing leadership under Mayor István Tarlós, Budapest's fall back to left-liberal rule is, in fact, simply following European trends.

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"The liberal world has had its day," says Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács

Thanks to Hungary and the Hungarian government – among others – we have managed to dismantle the wall which hides reality from the sight of European public opinion. In this we have had an undeniable role. We were the first to start to talk about the crisis. By doing so, we achieved a great deal; we have yet plenty to do, but time is on our side," Zoltán Kovács said

Jan 2, 2018