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Barroso Calls on Hungary’s Orban to Withdraw Laws, Origo Says

European Commission President Jose Barroso called on Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban to withdraw planned laws on the central bank and financial stability, news website Origo reported, citing a letter from Barroso that it obtained.

“I’d strongly encourage you to withdraw the two cardinal laws that are now in front of parliament,” Barroso said, according to Origo.