“The insistence by Orbán that he is Hungarian first, and Christian, deeply offended the internationalist and devoutly secular leadership of the EU. This was deviation from the founding principles, which were less about liberal democracy and more about a certain ideology within it.”
- cheering on the uncontrolled migrant waves into Europe; (without any consideration for upholding existing border controls & laws);
- lending their support to so-called 'moderate rebels' in Syria, hell-bent on massacring their opponents;
- shutting down freedom of expression & dissenting views, (mostly due to islamphobia concerns + due toTurkey's demands). No more placards with Je Suis Charlie).
- backing of openly neo-nazi & fascists groups in Ukraine and turning a blind eye to
extrajudicial punishments & killings.
Sidebar on freedom of speech in the EU: 1 Could Erdogan charge you for 'insult' in your country? http://goo.gl/t1EQmH