Hungary Votes in Election, With Orban Set to Secure a Fourth Term

Hungary Votes in Election, With Orban Set to Secure a Fourth Term

BUDAPEST—Hungarians cast their ballots in a national election Sunday, a test of whether Prime Minister Viktor Orban—a fierce nationalist and leading figure on the European right—will retain his lock on parliament following a campaign in which he denounced immigrants and international institutions.

Mr. Orban, seeking his fourth term in power, is heavily favored to win, though projections wavered in recent weeks, as corruption scandals and last-minute attempts to unite Hungary’s divided opposition led some analysts to weaken...


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Publish date : 2018-04-08 04:48:00
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