60-year-old Nepszabadsag newspaper was closed after critical articles about Fidesz corruption


Nepszabadsag opposition newspaper, with a 60-year-old history was abrupty closed, as reported by the Washington Post. Szilard Nemeth, the co-chairman of Fidesz, said of the closing of the newspaper that “it was high time Nepszabadsag shut down unexpectedly.” The newspaper’s deputy editor in chief, Marton Gergely, said he felt “pretty sure Viktor Orban himself is hiding in the background.”