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Hungary Spends Above EU Average On Public Order, Safety
Hungary’s central government spending on public order and safety stands at 2.1% in proportion to GDP, over the 1.8% average for the European Union as a whole, reveal data compiled by Eurostat, the EU’s statistical office. more »
Official: Link Between Migration, Terror Threat ‘Clear’
The link between illegal migration and the threat of terrorism in Europe is “clear”, foreign ministry state secretary Levente Magyar said, reacting to Thursday’s terrorist attack in Barcelona. Speaking at a press conference, Magyar reiterated Hungary’s strong condemnation of the attack. more »
Hungarian Leaders Express Condolences Over Barcelona Attack
Hungary’s president, prime minister and parliamentary speaker have expressed their condolences to their Spanish counterparts over the terror attack in Barcelona on Thursday afternoon. more »

Government Steadfast Amid Mounting Pressure On Hungary To Comply With EU Migration Policy


Government Steadfast Amid Mounting Pressure On Hungary To Comply With EU Migration Policy
The Hungarian government is steadfast in its opposition to EU mandatory migrant quotas in the face of mounting pressure on the country, including the European Union infringement procedure initiated in June and threats to curb funding unless Hungary falls in line, a cabinet official said on Thursday. more »

President Calls For Including ‘Subnational’ Actors In Paris Climate Pact In Letter To Macron


President Calls For Including ‘Subnational’ Actors In Paris Climate Pact In Letter To Macron
Hungarian President János Áder has proposed that the Paris climate accord should be expanded to include “subnational” organisations, in a letter written to Emmanuel Macron, his French counterpart. In his letter, Áder asked Macron to help create the conditions for the potential new partners to participate in this year’s international climate summits such as COP23, the UN’s next climate change meeting, and a Paris summit convened by the French president for December. more »

Socialists Voice Conditional Support For Probe Into Fidesz’s 2010 Campaign Spending


Socialists Voice Conditional Support For Probe Into Fidesz’s 2010 Campaign Spending
The Socialist Party has said it is prepared to back radical nationalist Jobbik’s call for an investigation into ruling Fidesz’s spending during the 2010 election campaign on the condition that it can preside over the parliamentary committee examining the case. more »



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