Hungary's proposed NGO bill stirs controversy

In the latest alleged attack on civil society, Hungary wants to pass a law demanding that non-governmental organisations reveal the source of all their funding.

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    Hungary's worsening human rights record is under discussion at the European Union's parliament on May 17.

     

    Some politicians are threatening to suspend the country's voting rights in the bloc.

     

    In the latest alleged attack on civil society, Hungary wants to pass a law demanding that non-governmental organisations reveal the source of all their funding.

     

    Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee reports from the capital, Budapest.


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