Hungary’s government is still being accused in western Europe of violating the independence of the judiciary merely because of its position on the issue of migration and border protection, Justice Minister Laszlo Trocsanyi, said in an interview to Friday’s Le Figaro. Continue reading “Trocsanyi rejects EU pressure”
Migration and related problems remain Hungary and Europe’s main challenges, government spokesman Zoltan Kovacs said at the Hungarian embassy in London on Monday. Continue reading “Migration remains main challenge – Kovacs”
Creating a “United States of Europe” would be equal to turning the region into a “continent for immigrants including an immigrant-destination Hungary”, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Monday. Continue reading “Orban: Brussels wants a United States of Europe”
It is only by guaranteeing the rights of ethnic minorities and by fostering strong national identities that a strong Europe can be built in the 21st century, Zoltan Balog, the minister of human resources, said in Berlin on Monday. Continue reading “Balog: Strong ethnic identity for strong Europe”
Europe “needs to go back to the drawing board” because it has failed to achieve its goals, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said at a panel discussion with his Visegrad Group counterparts in Budapest on Friday.
Germany has always welcomed migrants while Hungary didn’t, Prime Minister Viktor Orban told the German Bild in an interview published on Monday. Hungary is doing its share by protecting the EU’s Schengen border, he said. Continue reading “Orban calls migrants Muslim invasion forces”
The year ahead will be a critical one in terms of security, Gyorgy Bakondi, the PM’s chief security advisor told a press conference on Friday. Continue reading “2018 critical year in terms of security – Bakondi”