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March 4, 2014 2:58 PM

Hungarian Prezi Joins President Obama’s ConnectED Initative

Prezi joined Adobe, Apple, Microsoft, Verizon and others in supporting President Obama’s ConnectED initiative to help make the U. S. education system more tech savy.

March 4, 2014 2:02 PM

Statement of the Prime Ministers of the Visegrád Countries on Ukraine


The Prime Ministers of the Visegrád Countries are deeply concerned about the recent violation of Ukraine’s territorial integrity and the fact that the Russian parliament has authorized military action on Ukrainian soil against the wishes of the Ukrainian Government. This represents a serious escalation. We condemn all action threatening the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine and call on to decrease the tensions immediately through dialogue, in full respect of Ukrainian and international law and in line with the provisions of the 1994 Budapest Memorandum.

March 3, 2014 4:27 PM

Extraordinary Meeting of EU Foreign Ministers on Ukraine

The Foreign Affairs Council (FAC), made up of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of EU Member States, held an extraordinary meeting today to discuss the recent developments in Ukraine.

March 3, 2014 10:55 AM

Hungary Fully Committed to Ukraine’s Sovereignty and Territorial Integrity

Hungary is fully committed to supporting Ukraine’s sovereignty and independence and condemns the violation of its territorial integrity, Minister of Foreign Affairs János Martonyi said on March 3.

February 25, 2014 1:29 PM

Statement of the Hungarian Presidency of the Group V4

The Foreign Ministers of the Visegrád Group and Bulgaria, Greece and Romania met in Budapest today in order to discuss issues of common interest to strengthen the cooperation between their countries and to exchange their views on current international developments, in particular the situation in Ukraine.

February 25, 2014 1:08 PM

Visegrád Four Foreign Ministers Call for Swift Assistance to Ukraine


On 24 February, the Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosted a meeting for the foreign ministers of the Visegrád Four (V4) countries and three other European Union member states, Greece, Romania and Bulgaria.

February 24, 2014 2:50 PM

Ambassador Szapáry in Colorado

Ambassador Szapáry visited Denver, Colorado, where he met with Hungarian organization representatives, local politicians as well as business leaders.

February 24, 2014 11:24 AM

Joint Statement of V4 Foreign Ministers on Ukraine

The Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Visegrád countries - Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia - have discussed the recent developments in Ukraine.

February 21, 2014 10:02 AM

Hungarian Position on the Situation in Ukraine

Hungary is prepared for every eventuality in connection with the crisis in Ukraine, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said in his regular Friday radio interview. Hungary is following the Ukrainian events with special regard to Hungarians living in Transcarpathia, in the western part of the country, he said, stressing that Hungary has expressed its sympathy and willingness to help Ukraine as well as declaring that Hungarians wish peace and safety for Ukrainians.

February 20, 2014 12:41 PM

Ukraine sanctions unavoidable

Taking sanctions against Ukraine has become „unavoidable” to pave the way for peaceful talks and a political solution to the crisis, State Secretary for Foreign Affairs Zsolt Neméth told commercial HírTV late 20 February 2014.