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Right-wing Prime Minister Viktor Orban has clashed repeatedly with the EU over the acceptance of refugees in Hungary | Photo: Tamas Kovacs/MTI via AP/picture-alliance
Many Afghan refugees are attempting to reach Europe on foot by travelling the dangerous land route via Iran and Turkey | Photo: Ali Ihsan Ozturk/Demiroren Visual Media/ABACA/picture-alliance
From file: Viktor Orban has been Hungarian prime minister since 2010 | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/T.Kovacs
Hiwa Kolichi flew to Iceland from Hungary hoping to get better treatment as a refugee | Photo: Private
Hungarian policemen at Hungary's border with Serbia make sure that migrants cannot break through the border fence | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/MTI/Z.Gergely Kelemen
A view of EU flags next to the European Commission in Brussels | Photo: EPA/JULIEN WARNAND
The EU has previously taken the Hungarian government to court over its asylum standards | Photo: REUTERS/Yves Herman
Tompa, 6 April 2017. From March, 2017, migrants trying to enter Hungary could only submit their applications for asylum in one of the 'transit zones' on the southern border with Serbia | Photo: picture-alliance/A. Volgyi
Hungarian police guard the closed border crossing near the southern Hungarian village of Roszke, Tuesday 28 January, 2020 | Photo: K. Vojinovic/AP Photo
Hungarian police officer on patrol observing migrants in Serbian territory from behind a fence at the border between Hungary and Serbia | Photo: EPA/ZOLTAN GERGELY KELEMEN
A family waits at the gate having been selected to claim asylum in Hungary | Photo: picture alliance/abaca/O. Marques
An anti-immigration campaign poster by the Fidesz party during the election campaign in Hungary in April 2018 | Photo: Picture-alliance/Martin Fejer