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September 12, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The quality of drinking water available to consumers in Bulgaria, Hungary and Romania has improved in recent years thanks to European Union funding, but a significant amount of money still […]

European Court of Justice dismisses eastern states’ challenge to refugee quota

September 6, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has struck down a challenge from Hungary and Slovakia over the bloc’s mandatory refugee quota policy. The ru ...

EC launches infringement procedures against Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland over failures on refugee relocation

June 14, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission said that it had launched infringement procedures on June 14 against the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland for non-compliance ...

Hungary approves detention for all asylum seekers

March 7, 2017, by VOANews

Hungary’s parliament has approved a new law calling for all asylum seekers to be detained in camps along the country’s southern border whi ...

  • Hungarians overwhelmingly rejected EU migrant quotas
    October 3, 2016, by VOANews

    Hungarians overwhelmingly rejected the European Union migrant quotas for their country at a referendum Sunday called by Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s government. According to the data posted on the website […]

  • Hungary prepares for controversial migrant vote
    October 1, 2016, by VOANews

    The question posed to Hungarian voters is relatively simple. Paraphrased: Should the European Union be allowed to tell them how many migrants they must take in, despite the wishes of […]