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June 13, 2014 3:31 PM

Commemorating the Victims of Communism and Celebrating the Triumph of Liberty 25 Years Ago

On June 11, the Hungarian Embassy in cooperation with the Embassy of Austria and the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation commemorated the 25th anniversary of the Fall of the Iron Curtain with a series of events in Washington, D.C.

June 5, 2014 3:58 PM

Prime Minister to participate on the inauguration of Ukraine's president-elect

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán is set to represent Hungary at the inauguration ceremony of Ukraine's president-elect Petro Poroshenko in Kiev on Saturday.

June 5, 2014 12:00 PM

Prime Minister responded to the letter sent by 30 Jewish American Congressmen

The pain of losing Hungary's freedom is the driving force behind the memorial to the victims of the German occupation in Budapest's Szabadság Square, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stated in a letter of reply to thirty Jewish American members of congress.

June 3, 2014 3:30 PM

Iron Curtain Falling: History & Legacy of Communism in Europe

Join us on June 11 at 3PM in the Library of Congress for a panel with leading academics from America and Europe.

June 3, 2014 12:16 PM

The Glass House Project -- Hungarian Jewish Music at the Kennedy Center

The Hungarian Embassy and the Hungarian Cultural Institute in New York in cooperation with the Kennedy Center have organized an evening of Hungarian Jewish Music with Grammy Award winner trumpet player, Frank London. The concert was performed on May 28th in front of a full house.

June 2, 2014 11:57 AM

The Visegrad Group played a prominent role at the 3rd Annual Texas-EU Business Summit

The Hungarian Embassy initiated the introduction of Central European business opportunities to Texas companies at the event in Austin Texas on May 1st, 2014.

May 29, 2014 11:32 AM

Ambassador Szapáry attended the interment of Dr. Ernő Gobert Széchényi, Jr.

Ambassador Szapáry attended the funeral of Ernő Széchényi Jr. relative of Count László Széchényi, the first Hungarian Ambassador („Minister Delegate” during 1921-1933) to the United States. Olga Major from the Embassy staff sang the Hungarian and United States anthems at the interment.

May 15, 2014 5:31 PM

Grants by The Hungary Initiatives Foundation

Application deadlines for The Hungary Initiatives Foundation grants are approaching

May 15, 2014 11:45 AM

Prime Minister: Central Europe must receive security guarantees

Central Europe needs military, transport, and energy security guarantees, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said at Globsec, the region's most important foreign and security policy forum, in Bratislava on Thursday.

May 13, 2014 4:01 PM

Thank you all for coming to Hungarian Embassy EU Open House!

The Embassy of Hungary took part in the EU Open House, which over the last seven years has become a real DC tradition justifiably popular with locals.