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Hungary loan hit by constitution row

Hungary's centre-right government is facing continuing pressure over claims that its new constitution and the laws accompanying it damage democracy.

The European Commission is studying the changes, which critics say curtail media and judicial independence, to see if they break any EU treaties.

Meanwhile talks regarding a multi-billion euro loan to the country have been postponed.

Matthew Price reports from Budapest.

  • 06 Jan 2012
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