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Hungary's embattled journalists reeling after paper shut down

Hungarian journalist Gabor Bordas thought he had seen it all. Over the past two years he had walked away from two top online news sites in protest over political interference. But with no advance warning given to its staff of 90, Bordas called the sudden shutdown last week of Hungary's top-selling political daily Nepszabadsag the most "brutal" of all his experiences. "It was humiliating and aggressive," he told AFP in a Budapest cafe, still shaken by the closure.
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