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Thousands march in support of Hungary PM Viktor Orban

In Hungary at least 100,000 people have marched through the capital, Budapest, in solidarity with the embattled Fidesz government and Prime Minister Viktor Orban.

The government is under fire from the European Union and critics at home over controversial reforms that are viewed by some as being a threat to democracy.

The BBC's Nick Thorpe reports.

  • 22 Jan 2012
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