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March 4, 2018 9:40 PM

Congratulations to Hungarian Film Director Ildikó Enyedi's 'On Body and Soul' For Being Nominated in the Academy Award's Best Foreign Language Film Category

On behalf of Ambassador László Szabó, M.D. and his wife, Ivonn Szeverényi, M.D., both currently at the Academy Awards Ceremony in Hollywood, we send our heartfelt congratulations to Hungarian Film Director Ildikó Enyedi and the whole crew of the film ‘On Body and Soul’ for being nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar in 2018.

March 2, 2018 11:38 PM

Hungarian Film Director Ildikó Enyedi Officially Accepts Oscar Nomination From Two-Times Academy Award Winning Actor Christoper Waltz

The 90th Academy Awards Ceremony will take place at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles, CA on Sunday, March 4. Go root and cheer for the Hungarian movie among the five best in the world!

February 28, 2018 6:18 PM

Hungarian bands perform at Kentucky Senate Chamber

Hungarian bands Rackajam and Pál István’s Szalonna performed „My Old Kentucky Home” in the Kentucky Senate Chamber after the invocation by Dr. Robert Browning from the First Baptist Church in Frankfort, Kentucky, the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States, and the Hungarian National Anthem on Wednesday, February 28, 2018.

February 23, 2018 7:11 PM

The First Hungarian Heritage Blues Festival at The Hamilton

Come and join us on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at the First Hungarian Heritage Blues Festival in Washington, D.C. feat. Little G. Weevil, John Németh and Grammy-Award winner John Popper. Proceeds from the Festival will benefit the restoration of Himler House, the 1920s Himlerville, Kentucky home of Hungarian immigrant, Martin Himler, as a future United States national landmark.

February 22, 2018 12:39 PM

Hungary Wins First Ever Winter Olympic Gold Medal in Men’s 5000 m Relay in Short-Track Speed Skating

Shaolin Sándor Liu, boyfriend of Great Britain’s Speed Skater Elise Christie, helped Hungary win our first ever Winter Olympic gold medal in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Shaolin’s younger brother, Shaoang Liu, Viktor Knoch and Csaba Burján made up the rest of the Hungarian short-track speed skating quartet.

February 20, 2018 2:29 PM

2018 Marks the 'Year of Aszú’ in the United States

On February 15, 2018, the Embassy of Hungary hosted a wine reception to launch the ‘Year of Aszú’ campaign in the United States. The event was attended by diplomatic, political, and business leaders, in addition to wine distributors, merchants, and sommeliers from nearly 30 restaurants.

February 15, 2018 3:12 PM

Részeletes információk a külföldön történő választási részvételről

A magyar országgyűlési választásokon csak magyar állampolgárok vehetnek részt. Ha valaki az Egyesült Államokban él vagy tartózkodik, van magyar állampolgársága, és szeretne részt venni a választásokon, a következőkre kell figyelnie.

February 13, 2018 6:57 PM

V4 Political Directors meeting in the State Department

Under the auspices of Hungary’s Presidency of the Visegrad Group (V4), the Political Directors of the Foreign Ministries of the V4 countries – Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia – visited the State Department to participate in a full day of high-level meetings with their U.S. counterparts on Tuesday, February 13.

February 13, 2018 5:16 PM

David B. Cornstein of New York to be Ambassador to Hungary

President Donald Trump today officially nominated David B. Cornstein of New York, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States to Hungary, a White House announcement said.

February 11, 2018 10:11 PM

Human Capacities Minister Zoltán Balog Participates in National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, Opens Embassy Exhibition on Persecuted Christians, Meets Administration Leaders, Congressmen

Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog visited Washington, DC between February 6-9, escorted by Deputy State Secretary Tristan Azbej, responsible for the Aid of Persecuted Christians. They opened an exhibition at the new building of the Embassy of Hungary titled ‘Cross in Fire - Christian Persecution in the Middle-East’, which will be open to American visitors between February 9-28.