• A discriminatory constitution and a raft of laws adopted by the ruling Fidesz party undermine the judiciary, media, and other checks and balances on the government. After its law criminalizing homelessness was ruled unconstitutional, the government inserted similar provisions into the constitution itself. Hungary sends migrants and some asylum seekers who reach its borders via Ukraine back to that country despite evidence of ill-treatment there. Roma face harassment and threats from vigilante groups who march through Romani settlements.

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