October 23: Orbán Commemorates 1956 with Freedom Fighter Wittner

October 23: Orbán Commemorates 1956 with Freedom Fighter Wittner

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán commemorated the 64th anniversary of Hungary’s 1956 anti-Soviet uprising together with freedom fighter Mária Wittner, on Friday morning.

The prime minister and Wittner, who was sentenced to death for her involvement in the 1956 uprising before the sentence was commuted to life imprisonment, laid a wreath at a memorial in Budapest’s Corvin Lane, a site of gruesome fights during the revolution.

Source: hungarytoday.hu