Viktor Orban (*1963) is a conservative Hungarian politician and jurist. He has been Prime Minister of Hungary twice: currently, since 2010.
Orban leads Hungary's national conservative Fidesz party. His cabinet introduced major constitutional and legislative reforms, drawing criticism from foreign observers. He advocates social conservatism, nationalism, euroscepticism and rejects any redistribution of refugees across the European Union. Here you can find an automatic compilation of all DW content referring to Viktor Orban.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan is set to hold greater powers than any other Turkish leader has seen in decades. Former German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder was among the dozens of world leaders attending the lavish ceremony.
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.