Viktor Orban

Soros foundation to quit Hungary after clash with government

The foundation of billionaire philanthropist George Soros said Tuesday that it is relocating its headquarters to Berlin from Budapest in the wake of what it called an "increasingly repressive" environment in Hungary.

The Open Society Foundations, or OSF, said the move is because of the Hungarian government's plan to "impose further restrictions on non-governmental organizations through what it has branded its 'Stop Soros' package of legislation."

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has accused the 87-year-old Soros of being part of a strategy to flood Europe with migrants and of meddling in domestic affairs — something Soros and his organization...

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