Hungary BLASTED by Amnesty for ‘toxic’ rhetoric and ‘sustained attack’ on migrants
A report from the human rights agency claims the criminalisation of those hoping to seek asylum in Europe has erupted into violence, with many reporting police beatings and aggressive threats from detention centres.
Refugees are also allegedly being denied basic care, in a “flagrant breach” of intentional law and European Union directives.
The report comes just a week before the country will take to the polls in a referendum to keep the decision on whether to accept more refugees in their hands - not Brussels’.
Hungary found itself in the epicentre of the migrant crisis last year, after... read more
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