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Inside Europe: Hungary passes 'culture law'

Hungary's ruling party has quickly pushed through controversial legislation impacting cultural organizations. It will give Prime Minister Viktor Orban's right-wing nationalist government more control over the nation's theaters. Artists and other critics say the new law is part of broader attempts to curtail creative and independent thinking in Hungary. Stefan Bos reports from Budapest.

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