HUNGARY: Landslide victory for Orban in Hungarian elections

Viktor Orban has scored a sweeping victory in Hungary’s general election winning 133 parliamentary seats of 199 with around 93% of votes counted, according to the country’s national election office.

The resounding two-thirds victory granted Orban’s Fidesz and their coalition partners the “supermajority” they needed to make constitutional changes.

The 54-year-old is a strong Eurosceptic and took an anti-immigration stance in his campaign.

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