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Hungary’s extremism may reflect Europe’s political future

Clip: 11/03/2018 | 9m 30s

Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban was once thought to be the best person to lead a sphere of former Soviet states toward western-style democracy, but he has instead taken the country on a more populist course, one that's alarmed other European leaders who criticize his treatment of migrants, the media, NGOs and academia. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Christopher Livesay reports.

Aired: 11/03/18

Rating: NR

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