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Ferenc Katrein worked in Hungary's civilian counter-intelligence agency from 2000 to 2013, where the highest-ranking position he held was executive head of operations.
"The adventures of Jamie Foxx in Hungary". It could be the title of a whole series about Jamie Foxx and his unexpected experiences in Hungary. American actor Jamie Foxx, who arrived in Hungary for the shooting of the new Robin Hood movie, has already ...
BUDAPEST, March 23 (Reuters) - When his government lost a lawsuit in the European Court of Human Rights last week over its detention and expulsion of two migrants from Bangladesh, Hungary's rightwing prime minister blamed the usual suspect: a ...
WASHINGTON -- Hungary's government built a fence along its southern border, boasts about making Europe great again and says political correctness can't interfere with fighting terrorism.
Budapest had slammed the decision as "undignified, unjust and anti-Hungarian" and supported calls to boycott Heineken products.
The Board of Governors of the Asian Infrastructure investment bank (AIIB) has adopted resolutions approving 13 applicants to join the bank, including Hungary, according to a press statement issued by AIIB. The total number of members has thus reached 70.
In an AP interview, Hungary's foreign minister said NATO could do more in the fight against the Islamic State. Peter Szijjarto said he agrees with President Donald Trump, that NATO should and could do more in the fight against ISIS.
Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Peter Szijjarto, speaks during an interview at the Associated Press bureau in Washington, Wednesday, March 22, 2017.
Hungary strives to be a major leading diplomatic player on the world stage, especially in the new administration of President Trump.
BUDAPEST, Hungary - After months of campaigning against nongovernmental organizations, the Hungarian government now plans to introduce legislation in parliament aimed at forcing NGOs to disclose sources of foreign funding.
HERCEGSZANTO, Hungary - Hungary's defense minister inaugurated a small military base on Monday on the country's southern border for soldiers patrolling to prevent the entry of migrants.
The Hungarian unit of Japanese automotive supplier Hi-Lex has launched a HUF 362 million R&D project in which the firm is developing a new type of window regulator, the company told wire service MTI.
New parliamentary elections are a possible solution, where citizens could have a say on the themes surfacing in the post-election period, says President Gjorge Ivanov in an interview with Hungarian daily "Magyar Hirlap" ahead of his visit to Budapest ...
Hungary advocates inviting Georgia to NATO and giving a boost to its integration into the European Union, as having peace in Georgia's broader ...
Hungary to finish second border fence by end of May - PM Orban. Hungary's second line of fences on its border with Serbia will be built by the end of May and will be able to prevent any new wave of migrants coming from Turkey, Prime Minister Viktor ...
According to data produced by the regulator NMHH, based on information supplied by the country's leading operators, the figure stood at 74.5% as of the end of ...
The gross revenues - calculated at current prices - of accommodation establishments in Hungary grew by 11% to HUF 23.9 billion in January, compared to the ...
Former BNP leader Nick Griffin is emigrating to Hungary in a move that seems completely at odds with his political opinions. The British National Party is famed ...
BIVAK Architecture and design has won a competition to design a rowing arena in Hungary for a host of championships taking place in the country in the coming years.
A British aide to Donald Trump has denied accusations that his ties to a Hungarian group linked to the Nazis are evidence of anti-Semitic views, as calls mount ...
Hungary will stick to its migration policy because it is convinced that it is acting in a legally correct manner and the border protection system not only serves the ...
If razor-wire, fences and warnings are not enough Hungary's plan to train 3,000 'border hunters' to bolster the 10,000 police and army that patrol the frontier is almost complete.
Hungary's far-right movement is pro-Iranian, in fact, according to press reports the Iranian government has provided financial support to far-right organizations.
The Jewish Daily Forward on Thursday reported that multiple leaders of an offshoot of the far-right Vitezi Rend ("Order of heroes") in Hungary claim that Gorka is a sworn member, as was his father. Gorka, 46, later immigrated to the United States and ...
On Thursday afternoon 16 March, the Embassy of Hungary in the Netherlands presented the short documentary 'The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 - 60 years later. The 1956 Commemoration Season in the Netherlands' to dozens of special invitees in The ...
The Days of Hungary kicked off in Baku on March 16 featuring a series of events to present Hungarian history, culture and art in Azerbaijan.
In Hungary Today's weekly series "Thursday Top Ten" our readers can learn about the most interesting things one can find about Hungary in connection with a given topic. Since yesterday Hungarians commemorated the 169th anniversary of the 1848-1849 ...
Sadiq Khan, the Major of London made a video message to the British government. The point of the record to let the EU citizen immigrants stay in London in case of the Brexit.
On Thursday afternoon 16 March, the Embassy of Hungary in the Netherlands presented the short documentary 'The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 - 60 years later. The 1956 Commemoration Season in the Netherlands' to dozens of special invitees in The ...
Men, women and children are being held in detention centres with little access to medical and mental care. Aid agencies say as many as 70 percent could be suffering from some form of trauma.
BUDAPEST, March 16 (Reuters) - Two Hungarian police officers have been fined for excessive use of force against migrants on the country's southern border with Serbia, the daily Magyar Nemzet reported on Thursday citing the chief prosecutor's office.
Sebastian Gorka, President Trump's top counter-terrorism adviser, is a formal member of a Hungarian far-right group that is listed by the U.S.
BUDAPEST: Hungary's second line of fences on its border with Serbia will be built by the end of May and will be able to prevent any new wave of migrants coming from Turkey, Prime Minister Viktor Orban told state radio on Friday.
Parents of Henrico County students expressed frustration Thursday night over two redistricting possibilities. Some said neither sufficiently addressed overcrowding at Hungary Creek Middle school, and others said the rezoning would divide student friend ...
Hungary's president has signed a disputed law allowing all asylum-seekers, including children older than 14, to be detained in border container camps.
Busos often stuff their pants with straw to appear even larger. The sheer presence of these hulking, otherworldly figures is stupefying, but they're not just out to look wild: They act that way too.
The National Bank of Hungary (MNB) issued guidance regarding the regulatory treatment of lending- and investment-based crowdfunding models last fall.
Real estate investor Immofinanz Hungary has announced the launch of its "myhive" international office brand to the local market, to be implemented in five of its modern office buildings in Budapest, according to a press statement sent to the Budapest ...
MEPs in the European Parliament hit out after Hungary's National Parliament approved a new piece of legislation that will enable the automatic detention of all asylum seekers in container camps on the southern borders of the country, accusing it of ...
The March film in the Sandra and Mendel Rosenberg Sunday Afternoon Film Series will be "Judgment in Hungary," screening at 1 p.m.
Opposition supporters react as Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban speaks during Hungary's National Day celebrations, which also commemorates the 1848 Hungarian Revolution against the Habsburg monarchy in Budapest, Hungary, March 15, 2017.
Hungarian lawmakers of the governing Fidesz-KDNP submitted a bill to Parliament that would ban the use of what it calls "totalitarian symbols" for commercial purposes, according to reports.
Hungary's governing Fidesz party says it has prepared a draft law regulating the foreign financing of Non-Governmental Organizations but wants to discuss the bill with the other parliamentary parties before it formally submits the legislation.
BUDAPEST - Dozens of people seeking asylum in Hungary continued their hunger strike for a second day on Tuesday, demanding to be released from detention, the authorities said.
Hungary's cruel treatment of refugees has reached a new low. On Tuesday, in defiance of international law, the Parliament approved the mass detention of asylum seekers, including children, in guarded camps enclosed with razor wire.
Donald Trump's election and the prospect of Brexit have weakened democracy and civil society in Hungary just as campaigners are fighting against a rising tide of authoritarianism, the liberal candidate for the country's presidential election has said.






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