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Hungary Launches Anti-Soros Billboard Campaign To Kick Him Out Of Country

George Soros campaign posters fill Budapest streets

By: Daniel Newton  |@NeonNettle
 on 17th July 2017 @ 11.46am
hungarian government stepped up its fight against elite globalist billionaire george soros © press
Hungarian government stepped up its fight against Elite globalist billionaire George Soros

Following a long two year battle to keep migrants out of the country, the Hungarian government stepped up its fight against Elite globalist billionaire George Soros with a massive 'anti-Soros' billboard campaign.

The Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban launched the campaign which saw the streets of Budapest filled with posters and billboards with the slogan "Don’t let Soros get the last laugh!”

The campaign is part of a series of strategic moves to put a stop to Soros's NGO operations in the country.

The Hungarian government claims Soros is pushing for a one million migrant influx into Europe per year and is now trying to impose new legislation that will force NGO's in the country to reveal where their funding is coming from.

Earlier this years Hungary's foreign minister, Peter Szijjarto, said Soros activities were “anti-democratic,” and undermined the Government in Budapest

 

The dailyCaller reports: “In Hungarian public life there is a single important element which is not transparent: Soros’s mafia-style network and its agent organizations,” Orban’s spokesman Zoltan Kovacs told The Daily Caller News Foundation. “This is why the government insisted that [the] parliament decide on making these organizations transparent, as the Hungarian people have the right to know who represents what and for what purpose.”

The frosty relationship between Orban and Soros reached an all-time low after Hungary passed education reforms in March that could threaten the future of the Soros-funded Central European University in Budapest. Soros lashed out at Orban, describing his “mafia state” as “one which maintains a facade of democracy.”

Orban further launched a “national consultation” series in April to ask eligible voters for advise on how to tackle a number of issues the government perceives to be external threats. The prime minister vowed to “stop Soros” from “executing his grand plan and his grand business project” at the consultation’s closing event in June.

“One of the elements of George Soros’s plan is for one million migrants to be brought into Europe every year,” Kovacs told TheDCNF. “The second element in the billionaire’s plan would be a European asylum authority, which would seize powers in this area from the authorities of the member states.”

Kovacs claims around 99 percent of the 1,682,033 people who took part in the consultation backed the government’s stance.

The poster campaign that followed raised some eyebrows for the portrayal of a smiling Soros with the text “Don’t let Soros get the last laugh!” Soros, a Jew, claims the posters deliberately played off Nazi attacks against the “laughing Jew.”

“I am distressed by the current Hungarian regime’s use of anti-Semitic imagery as part of its deliberate disinformation campaign,” Soros said in a statement. “Equally, I am heartened that together with countless fellow citizens the leadership of the Hungarian Jewish community has spoken out against the campaign.”

Kovacs firmly rejects that the government in any way had anti-Semitic motives behind the campaign.

“The campaign you are referring to seeks to draw attention to the threat which George Soros represents on the issue of immigration – namely his standpoint that the borders of Europe must open up to immigrants,” Kovacs told TheDCNF. “We would like to emphasize, however, that the poster campaign has nothing to do with Mr. Soros’s religious affiliation – if indeed he has any.”

The government regards the issue of illegal immigration to be “a matter of national security” and will therefore mobilize “the political and legal power” in its efforts against Soros, according to Kovacs.

“The Hungarian standpoint is that illegal migration is clearly a matter of national security,” Kovacs told TheDCNF. “We shall mobilize the political and legal power of the Hungarian state against anyone who undermines the security of Hungary – regardless of their origins, religious affiliation or wealth.”

Michael Vachon, a spokesman for Soros, described Orban’s accusations as “fantasy” in a statement emailed to TheDCNF.

“Soros’s position is entirely consistent with mainstream European values,” Vachon said. “The Hungarian regime’s xenophobia and demonization of refugees are anti-European. The claim that Soros is promoting a scheme to import a million illegal immigrants into Europe is Victor Orban’s fantasy.”

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