EU Launches Legal Action Against Hungary, Warns Freedom Under Threat

April 28, 2017 01:06 AM
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The European Union says it is taking legal action against Hungary over a new law that could force the closure of a foreign-owned university. Budapest's Central European University was founded by billionaire George Soros after the fall of Communism. Henry Ridgwell reports Hungary's government wants to impose tough new conditions on its continued operation, prompting street protests in the capital.