All posts tagged Hungary

  • 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 anti-migrant referendum is invalid: election office
    October 2, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    Hungary’s citizens have voted in a plebiscite to reject the EU’s refugee quota plan. However, less than 50 percent of the country’s eight million eligible voters have participated in the […]

  • 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 […]