MEPs vote to pursue action against Hungary over Orbán crackdown
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Parliament votes for first time to trigger article 7 procedure against a member state

The European parliament has voted to start a punitive procedure against Hungary for persistently flouting democratic rules.

It is the first time the legislature has triggered an article 7 procedure against an EU member state. The motion passed with 448 votes in favour, 197 against and 48 abstentions Continue reading...


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