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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Neue Zürcher Zeitung (CH)
Die Welt (DE)
El Mundo (ES)

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Avvenire (IT)
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Le Monde (FR)
Sega (BG)
Radio Kommersant FM (RU)
Corriere della Sera (IT)
Azonnali (HU)
Latvijas Avize (LV)
Berliner Zeitung (DE)
The Guardian (GB)
Echo of Moscow (RU)
Ria Novosti (RU)
Süddeutsche Zeitung (DE)
Hospodářské noviny (CZ)
Libération (FR)
Haravgi (CY)
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