Hungary to complete second border barrier to stop refugees

Hungary is pressing ahead with the construction of a second “massive barrier” along its border with Serbia, a controversial move aimed at barring desperate refugees from entering its territory. Freezing cold weather and lashing rains in the border areas have not prevented the government of Prime Minister Viktor Orban from completing the restrictive razor-wire fence along a 170-kilometer stretch […]

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Thousands of people protest Hungarian government’s anti-refugee policy

A man holds a banner depicting Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban reading, “mini-prime minister” during a protest against the government’s anti-refugee policy in the capital, Budapest, September 30, 2016. (Photo by AP) Thousands of people have poured onto the streets of the Hungarian capital, Budapest, to express their outrage at Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s hard-line […]

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