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"I respectfully urge President Trump to express to President Viktor Orbán of Hungary to stop the closing of the Hungarian Central European University and withdraw the law that seeks to stigmatize c

"... if we want to be a lighthouse in the world for the rule of law and for human rights, then we cannot ignore, when these foundations are shaken in the midst of Europe.

Minister of State for Europe at the German Federal Foreign Office, Michael Roth expresses support for CEU in the following statement. You can read the full article in German on the link below.

"We are aware that a large number of Romanians have studied and will study at the Central European University, with the generous support of the scholarships offered by your institution, a landmark

55 members of Croatian parliament have signed a petition inviting Central European University to resume its operations in Croatia.

"The Central European University in Budapest is a symbol of American-Hungarian cooperation and a world-class graduate university that is chartered by the State of New York.

"The legislation passed by the parliament on first reading on Tuesday threatens the operation and autonomy of the Central European University," said Director Link.

Below (in Swedish) a call of support for CEU and academic freedom by Sweden's Minister for Higher education and research Helene Hellmark Knutsson and MEP Marita Ulvskog.

Swedish Foreign Minister Ann Linde expressed serious concern about the threat to academic freedom and CEU's operation in Hungary at the

The Federal Government of Germany expresses concern over the latest amendment of the Hungarian Higher Education Act. You can read the full statement in German at the link below.