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Large Majority Of Hungarians Reject Migrant Quotas In Vote

BUDAPEST, Oct 2 (Reuters) - An overwhelming majority of Hungarians who voted in Sunday’s referendum rejected the European Union’s migrant quotas as Prime Minister Viktor Orban had urged, but the estimated turnout of 45 percent will not be enough to make the vote valid. Senior politicians from Orban’s ruling Fidesz party declared victory shortly after voting finished at 1700 GMT, citing exit polls which they said showed 95 percent of Hungarian voters, or more than 3 million people, had rejected the quotas.
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