Latest update: 11/01/2012
Zoltán Kovács, Hungarian Government Spokesman
This time last year, Hungary's prime minister, Viktor Orban, kicked off his country's six-month EU presidency on the defensive, as he struck back at EU criticism that Hungary's new media law was a threat to press freedom. A year later, the list of EU complaints about Orban has grown longer, as Brussels accuses him of consolidating power at the expense of democracy. Zoltán Kovács gives us his reaction.