Szijjarto: We need strong Europe-USA alliance

Robust cooperation between the European Union and the United States is a condition for Europe’s security and competitiveness, particularly in the fight against terrorism, Hungary’s foreign minister said after an EU ministerial meeting in Brussels on Tuesday. Continue reading “Szijjarto: We need strong Europe-USA alliance”


Lazar: Soros wants to make Hungary pro-immigration

Organisations supported by US financier George Soros have been doubling down on their efforts in Budapest, Brussels and Berlin in the past two years to make Hungary change its position on migration, the government office chief said on Thursday. Continue reading “Lazar: Soros wants to make Hungary pro-immigration”

Hollik slams Momentum’s referendum signature drive

Istvan Hollik, an MP of the co-ruling Christian Democrats, on Tuesday slammed the Momentum Movement’s signature drive to hold a referendum on the law on the transparency of non-governmental organisations, dismissing it as “nothing but another operation from team Soros”. Continue reading “Hollik slams Momentum’s referendum signature drive”


Hungarian forum MAERT promotes Minority Safepack initiative

The 16th session of the Hungarian Permanent Conference (Maert) representing Hungarian organisations around the world unanimously adopted a closing statement on promoting the Minority SafePack European citizens’ initiative in Budapest on Friday. Continue reading “Hungarian forum MAERT promotes Minority Safepack initiative”


Simicsko: Hungary among the safest countries

Hungary is currently one of the safest countries in the world thanks to policies that focus on protecting its and Europe’s borders, Defence Minister Istvan Simicsko said in Brussels on Thursday after a two-day meeting of NATO ministers. Continue reading “Simicsko: Hungary among the safest countries”


Varga joined the Eurogroup meeting

Economy Minister Mihaly Varga participated at a Eurogroup meeting of EU finance ministers in Brussels on Monday, the ministry said. Continue reading “Varga joined the Eurogroup meeting”


Opposition parties celebrate national holiday

Members of opposition parties Democratic Coalition (DK), Socialists, Egyutt, the Liberals, the Modern Hungary Movement (MoMa), Dialogue and Solidarity laid wreaths in commemoration of Hungary’s 1956 revolution at martyr Imre Nagy’s Budapest house on Monday. Continue reading “Opposition parties celebrate national holiday”