Since taking power in the 2010 elections, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s Alliance of Young Democrats–Hungarian Civic Union (Fidesz) party pushed through constitutional and legal changes that have allowed it to consolidate control over the country’s independent institutions.
Nations in Transit — Hungary Country Report
Hungary is categorized as a Transitional or Hybrid regime in the Nations in Transit 2023, Freedom House's annual study on the state of democracy in the region stretching from Central Europe to Central Asia.
Freedom on the Net — Hungary Country Report
Hungary is rated Partly Free in Freedom on the Net, Freedom House's comprehensive study of internet freedom around the globe.
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