'If that happens, that is irreversible. ... There is no way back from a multicultural Europe,' said Orban. 'If we make a mistake now, it will be forever.'
Orban acted on his beliefs. He erected a 110-mile fence on the Serb border, redirecting hundreds of thousands of migrants away from Hungary to Croatia, thence to Austria and Germany.
Sunday, after a third of a million had passed through, Croatia replaced a center-left with a rightist party. A fortnight ago, the right-wing eurosceptic
Law and Justice Party (PiS) won a landslide victory in Poland.
Support for Angela Merkel, who has opened Germany to a million migrants,
Bavaria’s CSU, sister party of Merkel’s CDU, is in rebellion...