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Ambassador Szapáry at Kati Marton's New Book Presentation

Ambassador Szapáry at Kati Marton's New Book PresentationSeptember 14, 2012

The Ambassador attended an exclusive book presentation with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Senator John Kerry at the residence of French Ambassador Francois Delattre. It was “not an easy book to write, and not an easy book to read,” Kati Marton said.

Ambassador Szapáry at the GOP Convention in Tampa, FL

Ambassador Szapáry at the GOP Convention in Tampa, FLSeptember 4, 2012

Ambassador György Szapáry together with Secretary of State Péter Szijjártó and Senior Advisor Jenő Megyessy participated at the GOP Convention in Tampa, FL
Citizenship oath ceremony 2012.08.24.

Citizenship oath ceremony 2012.08.24.August 26, 2012

Citizenship oath ceremony 2012.08.24.
State Secretary Péter Szijjártó's Visit to Washington, D.C.

State Secretary Péter Szijjártó's Visit to Washington, D.C.August 3, 2012

State Secretary for Foreign Affairs and External Economic Relations Péter Szijjártó was visiting Washington, where he met senior managers from GE, Delphi, Citigroup and Oracle companies, leaders of scientific institutions, think tanks and Jewish organizations.

Ambassador György Szapáry meets Senator Robert Menendez

Ambassador György Szapáry meets Senator Robert MenendezAugust 1, 2012

Ambassador Szapáry and Senator Menendez after their meeting where they discussed issues of mutual interest
State Department’s Fourth of July Apple Pie Contest

State Department’s Fourth of July Apple Pie Contest July 4, 2012

The Office of the Chief of Protocol of the State Department this year launched a July 4th "Apple Pie Contest" (APC) where chefs of the Diplomatic Corps could compete. Our Chef, Viktor Merényi was among the best of the bests, again!
Our Award-Winning Chef Presents at the Annual Fancy Food Show

Our Award-Winning Chef Presents at the Annual Fancy Food ShowJune 19, 2012

Viktor Merényi performs at North America’s Largest Specialty Food & Beverage Event held in D.C. from June 17-19, 2012.
Wreath-laying at the Victims of Communism Memorial

Wreath-laying at the Victims of Communism Memorial June 12, 2012

Long-time anti-communists and embassies of Central and Eastern European countries gathered to pay their respects at the only memorial dedicated to the victims of global Communism.
La Salle Backus Education Center’s 6th graders visited the Embassy - photos

La Salle Backus Education Center’s 6th graders visited the Embassy - photosJune 12, 2012

The mission of the Embassy Adoption Program is to provide D.C. students a greater understanding of the world and foreign countries through the involvement of many embassies in the educational process.
Farewell Party Mónika Varga, Béla Gedeon

Farewell Party Mónika Varga, Béla GedeonMay 31, 2012

A Farewell Party was organized at the Embassy for Cultural Attaché Béla Gedeon and assistant of the DCM Mónika Varga. They leave an important cultural legacy after five years working in D.C.
Prime Minister Viktor Orbán visiting Chicago

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán visiting ChicagoMay 23, 2012

PM Viktor Orbán met with the Hungarian community in Chicago and led the Hungarian delegation at the Chicago NATO Summit
Endre Szemerédi Received the Abel Prize

Endre Szemerédi Received the Abel PrizeMay 22, 2012

The Hungarian-American mathematician Endre Szemerédi received the 2012 Abel Prize from His Majesty King Harald at the award ceremony in Oslo, Norway, 22 May. The Minister of Education and Research, Kristin Halvorsen, the President of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters Nils Chr. Stenseth and Chair of the Abel Committee Ragni Piene gave speeches at the ceremony.
Ambassador György Szapáry Attends WCEF in New Orleans, Meets Mayor Landrieu, Addresses Senate

Ambassador György Szapáry Attends WCEF in New Orleans, Meets Mayor Landrieu, Addresses SenateMay 4, 2012

Ambassador György Szapáry attended the World Cultural Economic Forum (WCEF) in New Orleans, LA between Wednesday, May 2 and Friday, May 4, during the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. His official programs were organized by the recently nominated Hungarian Honorary Consul, Mr. Daniel Hughes, whose mother is a member of the Hungarian American community of New Orleans.
Holocaust Memorial Month Concluding Events

Holocaust Memorial Month Concluding EventsApril 27, 2012

During the last week of the Embassy Holocaust Memorial Month Ambassador Szapáry was invited to the State Department to participate at the Holocaust Remembrance Day with special introductory remarks by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, we organized a closed screening of the film "There Was Once" in the presence of Director Kalman and main character Gyöngyi Magó as well as invited Mr. Ferenc Katona to speak about the USHMM Archives.