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November 15, 2015 9:53 AM

Masses of mourners at Budapest French Institute

Hundreds of people gathered together early in the evening on Saturday outside the French Institute in Budapest, at the commemoration held in tribute to the victims of the Friday attacks in Paris.

October 28, 2015 2:03 PM

Honoring the 1956 Revolution and Freedom Fight at the Hungarian Embassy

The Embassy of Hungary held a commemorative reception in honor of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution and Freedom Fight. The event was attended by members of the Hungarian Parliament, the diplomatic community, Congressmen, Hungarian-Americans and other friends of Hungary.

October 23, 2015 7:59 PM

Commemorating the 1956 Revolution at the Bem Statue

At a wreath-laying ceremony held at Bem Square in Budapest in commemoration of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution and fight for independence, Minister of State for Government Communication Bence Tuzson placed a wreath in representation of Prime Minister Viktor Orbán.

October 8, 2015 6:12 PM

Book of condolences opened at the Embassy

Following the passing away of former President Árpád Göncz a book of condolences has been opened at the Embassy.

October 6, 2015 5:18 PM

The Government of Hungary Offers its Condolences

The Government offers its sincere condolences and sympathy to the family of Árpád Göncz, who passed away today.

October 1, 2015 2:13 PM

Europe will not be able to carry burdens of migration alone

Europe will not be able to carry the burdens of migration alone, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stated in New York on Wednesday, urging the UN Secretary General to initiate talks on the global distribution of burdens and the setting up of a global quota system.

October 1, 2015 2:07 PM

Migration crisis threatens Europe’s stability

In an interview with leading American daily The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) on Tuesday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán warned that the migration crisis is threatening Europe’s stability.

September 30, 2015 2:20 PM

Hungary Will Continue to Support the Activities of the Tom Lantos Institute

In Washington on Monday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán held discussions with Annette Lantos –widow of the American politician of Hungarian descent Tom Lantos – and their daughter Katrina Lantos Swett, co-chair of the Executive Committee of the Tom Lantos Institute.

September 30, 2015 2:17 PM

Government relies on support of Jewish communities

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán expressed words of appreciation to Ronald S. Lauder, President of the World Jewish Congress (WJC) for his efforts made with a view to helping Jewish communities in Hungary.

September 23, 2015 4:08 PM

Visegrad Countries Joined Forces to Promote the CEE Region’s Innovation Potential for US Partners

As part of the WE4Startups series, 12 exciting, innovative Central-European start-ups were showcased to investors, potential partners in San Francisco, during TechCrunch 2015.