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Hungary's Viktor Orban handed sweeping new powers with COVID-19 law

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Hungary's Viktor Orban handed sweeping new powers with COVID-19 law

Hungary's Viktor Orban handed sweeping new powers with COVID-19 law

The law will allow Hungary's government to pass legislation without parliamentary scrutiny and impose five-year jail terms on those accused of spreading fake news about the virus.

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