Hungary and Poland in the Pull of Veto

Hungary and Poland in the Pull of Veto

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Hegedűs István was quoted in the article published in Le Figaro "La Hongrie et la Pologne peuvent-elles se passer du plan de relance européen?" on 19 November 2020. The Hungarian and the Polish governments might try to block the approval of the Multiannual Financial Framework as well as the NextGenerationEU program rejecting the rule of law conditionality. Nevertheless, as Hegedűs argued, "the moment of truth has arrived to Viktor Orbán: if there is no problem with the rule of law in Hungary, as he proclaimed, why wouldn't he accept its conditionality criteria?" 

István Hegedűs gave an interview to Eero Yrjö-Koskinen, Director of Finnish Institute in Budapest in the podcast series of FinnAgora about the relationship between Hungary and the Eu
István Hegedűs was interviewed on 28 July 2020 in an article published by aktualne.cz, Chech news portal on the latest pressure used by the Hungarian government on the independence of the biggest Hungarian online newspaper.
The "public comfort" magazine called 9, the journal of the 9th district municipality of Budapest published an article by István Hegedűs (see page 14) in March 2021.
István Hegedűs gave an interview to the Slovenian newspaper Dnevnik on 30 March 2020 about the approval of the authorisation law in Hungary.
István Hegedűs gave an interview to "The Newsmakers" program of the Turkish television TRT World about the attacks against the Central European University and its Founder on 12 December 2018.