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Hungary suspended all traffic from its main rail terminal in Budapest on Tuesday, and began clearing train stations of hundreds of migrants trying to board trains bound for Austria and Germany.

The decision came after thousands of asylum seekers — mostly Syrians fleeing their country's civil war — started reaching Munich, Germany, and Vienna, Austria, after leaving Budapest by train. Hungary's daily Metropolfeatures a picture of a packed Munich-bound train on the front page of its Tuesday edition.

Hungary is located on a major transit route from the Middle East and Africa for refugees fleeing war-torn countries and seeking asylum in northern and western Europe.

ABOUT THE SOURCE: Metropol is the Hungarian edition of the free daily Metro franchise.

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"Stranger Things" Resurrects The U.S. Satanic Panic Of The 1980s

One of the major plotlines of the fourth season of Netflix's hit show, set in 1986, takes inspiration in the real satanic panic that swept the United States in the 1980s.

In Stranger Things' fourth season, Eddie Munson gets accused of flirting with the occult

Michael David Barbezat

From Kate Bush to Russian villainy, Season Four of Stranger Things revives many parts of the 1980s relevant to our times. Some of these blasts from the past provide welcome nostalgia. Others are like unwanted ghosts that will not go away. The American Satanic Panic of the 1980s is one of these less welcome but important callbacks.

In Stranger Things, season four, some residents of the all-American but cursed town of Hawkins hunt down the show’s cast of heroic misfits after labelling them as satanic cultists. The satanism accusation revolves around the game Dungeons and Dragons and the protagonists’ meetings to play it with other unpopular students at their high school as part of the Hellfire Club.

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