All posts tagged Hungary

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 with their obligations under the 2015 European Council […]

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 ...

Hungary charges Bulgarians, Afghans with murder over migrant death lorry

October 13, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Hungary has laid criminal charges of murder and aggravated migrant smuggling against 11 people, mostly Bulgarians and Afghan nationals in connection w ...

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 ...

  • 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 […]

  • 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 minister Viktor Orban said during a visit to Bulgaria on September 14. Responding to […]