All posts tagged Hungary

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September 14, 2014, by The Budapest Times

The municipal elections across Hungary on October 12 are unlikely to see national conservative governing party Fidesz repeat its landslide victory in the same polls four years ago, which included […]


Hungarians in Romania launch bid for territorial autonomy

August 7, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Democratic Union of Magyars in Romania (UDMR), the sole party representing the Hungarian ethnic minority in the Romanian parliament, will soon sub ...

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Uni joins effort to send flood relief to Balkans

June 13, 2014, by The Budapest Times

The Balkan flood has slipped out of the media spotlight but the devastation remains. Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia need billions of dollars for re ...

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European elections 2014: results across Central and Eastern Europe

May 26, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Twelve European Union member states in Central and Eastern Europe voted in European Parliament elections between May 23 and May 25, with three more ho ...

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    European elections 2014: Hungary – Fidesz rampant
    May 15, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    After the landslide victory of prime minister Viktor Orban’s Fidesz party in Hungary’s parliamentary elections in April 2014, it would be a surprise if the party managed anything but a […]

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    Tusk about Orban’s statement: unfortunate and disturbing
    May 14, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

    Polish prime minister Donald Tusk said that the statement by Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orban about what sort of autonomy he favours for ethnic Hungarians in neighbouring countries, “is unfortunate […]

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    Hungary sentences 92-year-old for war crimes
    May 14, 2014, by VOANews

    A court in Budapest has sentenced a 92 year-old former top communist official to more than five years in prison for war crimes related to the killing of civilians after […]

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    Hungarian election results: Some comfort for everyone
    April 11, 2014, by The Budapest Times

    The Hungarian election has ended in a clear victory for the governing party, Fidesz. But some underlying details provide interesting and important insights. The political analysts at Policy Solutions offer […]