All posts tagged Hungary

  • Hungary to close border with Croatia
    October 16, 2015, by VOANews

    Hungary will close its border with Croatia at midnight Friday to contain the flow of thousands of migrants arriving daily in the country, before traveling to northern Europe. Hungarian Foreign […]

  • Slovakia selects refugees while sending police to assist in Hungary
    October 15, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

    Slovakia is acting in line with the requests of the European Union, while still preparing a lawsuit concerning the mandatory quotas for the redistribution of refugees. The first representative of the Slovak Migration […]

  • Hungary criticised for handling of refugees
    October 9, 2015, by Henry Ridgwell of VOANews

    Amnesty International has accused Hungary of breaking multiple international and European human rights laws in its handling of the refugee crisis. Thousands of migrants and refugees continue to travel through the […]

  • NATO slams Russia’s ‘troubling escalation’ in Syria
    October 8, 2015, by VOANews

    The head of NATO slammed Russia’s “troubling escalation” of military activities in Syria, a day after Moscow launched cruise missiles as part of an intensified air campaign against Syrian rebels. […]

  • Hungarian minister: World quotas needed for refugees
    September 30, 2015, by Margaret Besheer of VOANews

    Hungary’s Foreign Minister said Tuesday that his government will propose “world quotas” for nations to share the burden of taking in migrants and refugees, as Europe struggles to cope with […]

  • Nerves are on edge along Balkan refugee route
    September 30, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    The refugee crisis has put a strain on already difficult relations between Balkan countries. Borders are being shut and fences built. To make matters worse, Croatian parliamentary elections are coming […]