Szijjarto repeatedly warns Ukraine

Hungary will “gladly re-adopt its pro-Ukraine position if Kiev ensures legal guarantees that Ukraine will make substantive changes to its education law and postpone its enactment until 2023,” Peter Szijjarto, Hungary’s foreign minister, told reporters on Monday. Continue reading “Szijjarto repeatedly warns Ukraine”


Govt condemns vandalisation in Transcarpathia

The Hungarian Prime Minister’s Office and Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto have firmly condemned the vandalisation of cars with Hungarian number plates in Transcarpathia’s Berehove (Beregszasz), on Friday. Continue reading “Govt condemns vandalisation in Transcarpathia”

Szijjarto’s message to Romania and Ukraine

Hungary seeks to build “civilised” ties based on “mutual respect” with Romania, but such moves as Romania’s recent banning an official of the Szekler National Council (SZNT), a Hungarian citizen, from that country “won’t help the process”, the Hungarian foreign minister told reporters on Saturday. Continue reading “Szijjarto’s message to Romania and Ukraine”


Szijjarto urges Ukraine to guarantee security

Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto called on the Ukrainian authorities to guarantee the safety of ethnic Hungarians living in the country, in talks with Laszlo Brenzovics, head of the Hungarian Cultural Federation in Transcarpathia (KMKSZ), in Budapest on Thursday. Continue reading “Szijjarto urges Ukraine to guarantee security”


Lazar: Europe will become an immigrant zone

The Hungarian government will submit a 12-point proposal to the United Nations concerning its draft package on migration arguing that “migration is bad” and that people should be provided help in their homelands, the government office chief said on Thursday. Continue reading “Lazar: Europe will become an immigrant zone”


Orban: Transcarpathia can rely on Hungary

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has offered his government’s help to Laszlo Brenzovics, head of the Transcarpathian Hungarian Cultural Association (KMKSZ), after the organisation’s headquarters in Uzhhorod, in western Ukraine, was set on fire on Tuesday. Continue reading “Orban: Transcarpathia can rely on Hungary”


Szijjarto summons Ukraine’s ambassador

The foreign ministry is summoning Ukraine’s ambassador to Hungary over an attack against the headquarters of ethnic Hungarian cultural association KMKSZ in Ungvar (Uzhhorod), in western Ukraine’s Transcarpathia region, that saw the building set on fire, the foreign minister said on Tuesday. Continue reading “Szijjarto summons Ukraine’s ambassador”