Viktor Orban is fencing off the refugees and most Hungarians are solidly behind him.
Hungarians, with their aura of melancholy and one the world’s highest suicide rates, are expected to be short-tempered. Still, when I once interviewed Viktor Orban, years ago, I was surprised to discover how easily he can become ostensibly irate. I got him at some EPP event, when his party Fidesz (Alliance of Young Democrats) was in the opposition back home, with Orban eager for all the publicity he could muste...
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