Fidesz thrown on the defensiveÂ Â Whilst Prime Minister Ferenc Gyurcsány is on holiday and with the summer silly season in full swing, the issue of “national defence” groups formed by far-right organisations has become one of the biggest topics of debate. As was demonstrated last autumn, these organisations tend to activate themselves on national holidays and anniversaries. This offers the left a chance to attack main opposition party Fidesz, which is calling for right-wing unity but is put in an awkward position by the actions of the far right.
mantle of leadershipThe
austerity measures and reforms of the second Gyurcsány government can be
described as a success in terms of numbers. So far, the cabinet has launched
reforms of education, healthcare and public administration on schedule, and as
a consequence of the austerity measures the budget deficit is falling as