FILE - In this April 2, 2017 file photo participants walk during the rally, organized by the Freedom for Education movement, called CEU in downtown Budapest, Hungary. (Tamas Kovacs/MTI via AP.file)
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Hungarian lawmakers Tuesday approved controversial higher-education legislation that could force the closure of a prestigious university founded by U.S. billionaire investor George Soros.MPs in the 199-seat parliament, dominated by Orban's Fidesz party, voted 123 in favor and 38 against the legislation, which will place tough restrictions on foreign universities operating in Hungary.Orban said Monday the future of the CEU depends on the conclusion of a treaty between the governments of Hungary and the United States within the next six months.
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