A 35-second news segment on Sunday’s historic anti-Lukashenko protest in Belarus encapsulates how publicly funded, pro-government Hungarian media downplays the importance of recent events in the former Soviet Republic.
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Lili Török is an economist who focuses on emerging market economies. She has a Master’s degree in Political Economy from Central European University, and an MPA in Advanced Policy and Economic Analysis from Columbia University. She is the author of a thesis on the perceptions of the 1989 Transition among young people in Hungary. Born and raised in Budapest and Moscow, she lives in Astoria, New York