Hungary is an eastern European country with a population of 9.9 million. It borders Austria, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Romania, Ukraine and Romania.
A former-Eastern Bloc country, Hungary held its first multiparty elections in 1990. Its capital city is Budapest. Hungary has belonged to NATO since 1990. In 2004, it joined the EU and, three years later, the bloc's border-free Schengen Area. This is a collection of DW's latest content on Hungary.
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Hungary passed a law during the week criminalizing aid groups that help migrants. It will also be more difficult for migrants to enter the EU member state. The laws are part of a plan by Hungary's anti-migration populist prime minister to limit the influx into Europe of mainly Muslim migrants. As Stefan Bos reports from Budapest, there is a lot of concern about Hungary's new legislation.