Reporters Without Borders lists Viktor Orbán as ‘press freedom predator’

The Hungarian prime minister is the only EU politician among the 37 leaders included on the list

Reporters Without Borders has labeled Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán a “press freedom predator” for muzzling the country’s media.

  • Merlin Sugue
  • Politico

The NGO, known by its French acronym RSF, on Monday released a list of 37 heads of state and government who it says “embody in a particularly drastic way the ruthless suppression of press freedom.” Orbán is the only EU…

The Hungarian prime minister, RSF says, has together with his ruling Fidesz party “brought Hungary’s media landscape under their control step by step” since coming to power in 2010, with government-friendly…

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