Tag: Victor Orban

Hungary

Hungary President Recommends Viktor Orban as Prime Minister

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary’s president recommended Tuesday that lawmakers re-elect Prime Minister Viktor Orban to what would be his third consecutive term as he focuses on pushing through constitutional changes.

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Putin Visits Hungary’s Orban For Talks on Energy

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin visited Hungary on Thursday to discuss prospective energy projects with its leader, who has cozied up to Moscow despite Russia-West tensions. It was his first trip to the European Union since the U.S. election.

Jobbik

Hungarian Opposition to Reintroduce Migrant Ban Amendment

Hungary’s right-wing Jobbik party is to resubmit a proposed constitutional amendment to parliament which would ban the resettlement of migrants in the country, after it fell thanks to its own members voting against it.

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Hungary Gears Up To Build New Anti-Migrant Fence

A new fence, electronic surveillance equipment and a paved road for police “border hunters” are all part of Hungary’s continuing efforts to stop the flow of migrants and refugees from the Middle East, Asia and Africa at its southern borders.

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Hungary’s Orban Says EU-Turkey Migrant Deal An ‘Illusion’

BERLIN, Feb 25 (Reuters) – Hungarian Prime Minister Victor Orban has said the European Union’s promise of money and other concessions for Turkey in return for preventing more people leaving its shores for Europe is an “illusion”. “We are begging

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Hungarian PM: EU Migrant Plan Will ‘Spread Terrorism Around Europe’

Hungary’s anti-mass immigration Prime Minister has said that terrorists have “exploited mass migration” and the European Union (EU) is “weak, uncertain and paralyzed” in its response to the migrant crisis. Speaking to the Hungarian parliament on Monday, Viktor Orban said

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Orban: Eventually There Will Be More Muslims Than Christians In Europe

There will eventually be more Muslims than Christians in Europe as the continent’s non-Muslim population is ill-equipped to fight the coming “cultural competition”, Viktor Orban has said. In a wide-ranging interview with German daily Die Welt, the Hungarian Prime Minister

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‘Uncountable Millions’ Of Migrants Heading To Europe Warns Hungary PM

BUDAPEST, Hungary (Sept. 6) – The human flood tide surging into Europe from its southern Mediterranean shores is only beginning. Hungary’s Prime Minister Victor Orban has warned that ‘uncountable millions’ of migrants from the Middle East and sub-Saharan Africa are on the way