Hungary's government and people are deeply shaken by the death of Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s first black president. We express our sincere condolences to his family and the South African people, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said in a statement.
On December 2 a Hungarian colonel assumed command of the international coalition forces’ (ISAF) Special Operations Task Group – East.
Zsolt Németh Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs of the Foreign Ministry of Hungary discussed the perspectives of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement, the EU-USA Free Trade Agreement, as well as the issue of covert intelligence gathering activities during his talks with the National Security Council, the State Department and Congress on 21 November, 2013.
In the European Union Hungary is one of the prominent proponents of Ukraine’s European orientation. With the Vilnius Summit approaching, we noted with pleasure the increasing support of the Ukrainian society and political circles for closer Ukraine-EU relations, as well as the progress made in the adoption of the necessary reform measures.
The Meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Visegrad Group (V4) countries and their Western Balkan counterparts took place under the auspices of the Hungarian Presidency of the V4 on 31 October 2013 in Gödöllő, Hungary.
We are deeply saddened by the passing away of this rock icon, who beyond his musical exploits also contributed inspiration to anticommunist movements in Central Europe. After the Iron Curtain fell, Reed performed in Hungary two times.
The Hungarian Government regards it an honour that the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has undertaken to be chief patron of Holocaust Memorial Year 2014, Minister of State Heading the Prime Minister’s Office János Lázár said today.
The Embassy of Hungary held a reception on October 23rd to commemorate the 1956 Hungarian Revolution and Freedom Fight. The two co-chairs of the recently reconstituted Hungarian Caucus, Congressman Andy Harris and Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur, as well as Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart joined the Hungarian Embassy in honoring the freedom fighters of ’56.
Today Hungarian Defense Minister Csaba Hende met with his US counterpart, Defense Secretary Hagel.
ST. LOUIS — J. Joe Adorjan, chairman of the Saint Louis University Board of Trustees, has been awarded the Hungarian Order of Merit – Knight’s Cross, Hungary’s highest state honor.