Thousands In Hungary March For Press Freedom After ‘Index’ Editor Was Fired

Thousands of protesters marched through central Budapest in support of journalists at Hungary’s most-read news site, Index.

Dozens of journalists resigned over the sacking of its editor-in-chief earlier this week. His dismissal has raised concern that Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s nationalist government is intensifying its effort to muzzle critical voices.

Is press freedom in danger in Hungary? (📹: DW News)

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