DUNAJSKA STREDA, Slovakia – Posing on Facebook in December beside the millionth “new citizen” Hungary has welcomed in recent years, an ethnic-Hungarian farmer from Serbia, nationalist Prime Minister Viktor Orban had reason to look pleased, reports BSS.
A 2011 law offering dual citizenship, according to Orban, “makes Hungarians officially part of the Hungarian nation again” after the post- World War I Trianon Treaty handed over swathes of territory and population to neighbouring countries.
And thanks to rule changes in 2012, these dual citizens abroad can vote by post in Hungary’s elections — including on April 8.
All but a handful of those registering …read more
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