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Orban’s „Derailment“ Causes Indignation in Germany

Published: May 21, 2013; 17:42 · (Vindobona)

Hungary’s head of government Viktor Orban seems to love the confrontation. However, with the accusation of Germany using Nazi-methods he overstepped the mark in terms of tact.

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Berlin is indignant. The comparison to the Nazi era has caused a storm of protest. Orban claimed that Germany has already – during the National Socialism – sent tanks to Hungary and may not do so ever again, Orban said in a weekly broadcast interview. Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle spoke about a “derailment”. Hungary’s right-winged head of government refered to German…

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