The Hungarian parliament on Monday passed an emergency law allowing Prime Minister Viktor Orbán to rule by decree in the fight against Covid-19. Since the government camp has the necessary two-thirds majority, the law's adoption came as no surprise. However, commentators across Europe are concerned that there is no time limit on these special powers.

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