Posts tagged as disciplinary procedure

EU wants to punish Hungary

Thursday, September 13, 2018

European Union’s disciplinary procedure against Hungary has been initiated by the European Parliament reasoning that its government endangers democracy and the rule of law. British news portal The Guardian reported that the decision was passed with the support of 448 MEPs, narrowly clearing the required two-thirds majority, after Hungary’s prime minister, Viktor Orbán, was abandoned by many of his allies in the centre-right European People’s party (EPP). It is the…