Jobbik leader Gabor Vona on Tuesday accused the government of misleading the public over migration. According to Vona, the “deception of the century” has been unveiled, because while spending 22 billion forints on national consultations about migration and a referendum in three years, the resettlements have been happening constantly. Continue reading “Orban’s anti-migrant myth seems to fall”
The head of the parliament’s national security committee wants Prime Minister Viktor Orban to speak about the “secret resettlement” of migrants. The Government Communication Center rejected the accusations. Continue reading “National security committee to discuss the “secret migrants””
“We are saying what the Western European public thinks”, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto said in Echo TV‘s Bayer show on Sunday evening, explaining why Western European political elites are “bothered” by the “politically incorrect” speech of Hungarian politicians. Continue reading “Central Europe sticks to its Christian identity – Szijjarto”
Viktor Orban, Hungary’s prime minister, told a Germany paper that the European Union should assist refugees but “one cannot give help to the world while ruining its own nation.” Continue reading “Orban: One can’t help refugees while ruining own nation”
It caused an uproar in Hungarian internal politics, that despite its several months-long government communication, Hungary accepted 1300 refugees. Kristof Altusz, the Deputy State Secretary for European and American Relations at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade spoke about it a few days ago. Jobbik would call an extraordinary session of the parliament because according to the party Fidesz deceived the country and its voters too. Continue reading “Orban govt’s decision to welcome migrants causes internal political uproar”
The mechanism proposed by the liberal ALDR group would ensure that democracy, the rule of law and fundamental rights are equally monitored in all member states, so no government can say that the EU is picking on them, Dutch MEP Sophie in ‘t Veld told Hungarian daily Magyar Hirlap.
The head of the Association of County Seats (MJVSZ) Karoly Szita said that 2018 will be a decisive year for Europe, Hungary and the Hungarian towns, because “Brussels wants to accept the mandatory relocation quotas before the summer, and wants to speed up family re-unification of migrants”. Continue reading “Mayors protest Soros NGOs”