All posts tagged Hungary

September 18, 2016, by

It anyone would poll pedestrians about the quality of a restaurant, they could ask “Do you like this place, where they charge far too much for drinks?”, or they might […]


Orban: Hungary would gladly support Georgieva to be UN chief

September 14, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Hungary would gladly support Bulgaria’s European Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva to be United Nations Secretary-General, Hungarian prime minis ...


In Bratislava, Visegrad Four to call for assistance for Bulgaria to tackle migration

September 14, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

At the September 16 summit of EU leaders in Bratislava to discuss the refugee and migration crisis, the Visegrad Four countries will press for assista ...

Jean Asselborn, ministre des Affaires étrangères et européennes du Luxembourg

Luxembourg foreign minister calls for Hungary to be booted from EU

September 13, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

Tuesday’s edition of Die Welt newspaper carried an interview with the foreign minister of Luxembourg, Jean Asselborn, in which he called for Hun ...

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    Austria, Hungary and Europol dismantle migrant smuggling ring
    July 26, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    European police agency Europol’s European Migrant Smuggling Centre (EMSC) has supported the Austrian and Hungarian authorities to detect and dismantle an Austrian-based organised crime group involved in migrant smuggling, Europol [&hellip ...

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    Brexit fuels Hungary’s anti-EU fire
    July 5, 2016, by Luis Ramirez of VOANews

    Aftershocks from Britain’s vote to leave the EU have spread to Eastern Europe, where nationalist movements say the British decision is giving strength to their campaigns against EU migration policies. […]

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    Hungary’s PM calls for national referendum on migrant quota
    February 25, 2016, by VOANews

    Hungary’s prime minister has called for a national referendum on the European Union’s mandatory quotas for migrants and refugees. Speaking in parliament Wednesday, Viktor Orban reiterated that Brussels has no […]

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    Visegrád Group calls for fast action to secure EU border
    February 16, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    How to handle the refugee crisis and in particular the Western Balkan route used by refugees entering Europe through Greece was the topic of the second part of a 25th […]

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    Under pressure, Europe sees return of nation states
    February 2, 2016, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

    A European Union founding father, Jean Monnet, once claimed, “Crises are the great unifier.” For Europeans that is not proving true today. The very idea of the European Union seems […]