Hungary wants more, less humiliating, EU funds to cope with migrants

August 25, 2015 11:15 AM

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BUDAPEST - Hungary wants more European Union funds to cope with the worst refugee crisis since World War Two, Prime Minister Viktor Orban's chief of staff was quoted as saying on Tuesday.

Hungary is part of the European Union's Schengen zone of passport-free travel and borders non-EU Serbia and Ukraine making it attractive to migrants. It has registered over 100,000 migrants so far this year, compared with 43,000 in all 2014.

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