- 10 Nov 2014 8:00 AM
In response, the government accused the NGOs of political bias, and has raided some of their offices.
Csepreghy noted that Norway would transfer Ft 36 billion to the state if the government stopped harassing the Ökotárs Foundation.
However he declared, the government “will not surrender to pressure from the Norwegian ambassador”.
He said the Norwegian Fund involves public funds, therefore not only left-wing organisations are entitled to them.
Source: Hungary Around the Clock
This news item is one of many published daily by HATC, a premier subscription news service which distributes English-language info about Hungary via email or fax. For a free trial of HATC follow this link and click on 'Free Trial Subscription'.