Viktor Orbán’s Hungary in the shadow of the war in

Viktor Orbán’s response to the war in Ukraine has been to try to stay out of the conflict, to the annoyance of both the Hungarian opposition and the EU. It remains to be seen, however, how long a small, resource-poor country like Hungary can afford to go on sitting on… Source

In Moldova, the Ukraine war is causing historical fears to

Relative to population, Moldova has taken in the most Ukrainian refugees. Since the war, there is fear of the Transnistrian conflict breaking out again. Memories of famine and deportations from Soviet times are also resurfacing, says Moldovan author Emanuela Iurkin. Source

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