The Czech European Commission Vice President for Values and Transparency, Věra Jourová, has been consistent in her criticism of Hungary. She said that Hungary is a „fragile democracy“ and she also expressed some doubts about the Epidemic Bill. Jourová ultimately said that the commission had no grounds on which to launch an infringement procedure against Hungary over its epidemic response law, yet. Her criticism and usage of the word „yet“ even prompted the Hungarian Justice Minister Judit Varga to react. What do you think of Ms. Jourová’s approach? Can the EU do anything to protect democracy in Hungary?

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