All posts tagged Hungary

February 19, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orbán brought his campaign against the EU’s migration policy to Sofia on February 19, underlining his opposition to refugee reallocation quotas as he handed his own […]

Hungary: War of words between George Soros and Fidesz heats up

November 20, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

Hungary’s governing right-wing party Fidesz on November 20 slammed claims by US financier George Soros that the government had lied in a recent ...

EU Auditors: Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania water quality improved, but significant funds still needed

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, b ...

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 ...

  • 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 while their applications are being processed. Under the […]

  • 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 […]