Regions / Hungary
Hungarian environmentalists had been trying to create an authentic Green Party ever since the end of Communism.
Many of the citizens of Transylvania in Romania are of Hungarian descent and speak Hungarian.
Hungary, once a liberal democracy, regressed to a semi-autocratic regime.
At times, transition seemed to mean simply the transfer of resources from one ruling elite to another.
The Hungarian countryside has retaliated for the reversal of its economic fortunes at the ballot box.
The evolution of a Hungarian political party.
Hungarians can be a mistrustful lot.
Yes, the far right performed well in Europe's elections. But wherever voters had a clear choice between economic democracy and right-wing xenophobia, they went left.
Nearly one-fifth of seats in the European Parliament will now be held by parties devoted to destroying it from within.
In 2010, Hungary suffered a massive toxic sludge spill, from which it's still recovering.