Hungary’s Orbán: ‘2017 will be a year of rebellion’

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has named the coming year 2017, the year of the “rebellion” in an interview with Hungarian news site 888.hu.

The popular anti-immigration leader, has long expressed a kinship with nationalist leaders and movements across Europe … Read the rest

Hungary accuses US of flooding Europe with Muslims

President Barack Obama and the United States favor illegal migration in Europe because they want to fill it up with Muslims, the chief of staff of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Thursday.

Janos Lazar also described Hungarian-born American financier … Read the rest

Daniel Friberg: George Soros: Enemy of Europe

World-renowned ‘philanthropist’ George Soros has for years been one of the most problematic political figures in global politics. In Western European media, he is often depicted as a wealthy, well-meaning shaper of public opinion with Leftist leanings who works with … Read the rest

Hungarian PM Viktor Orban heading to Moscow ‘to strengthen cooperation’

Exactly a year since Vladimir Putin’s visit to Budapest, the Hungarian PM has arrived in Moscow seeking to reinforce nuclear and gas bonds with Russia. With Russian-Hungarian 2015 deals in the spotlight, both sides are hoping to give them a … Read the rest

Battle lines drawn as Macedonia fences off migrants

The battle lines are being drawn for 2016’s contest between migrants seeking to reach Europe and those who would stop them.

Viktor Orban, the Hungarian Prime Minister and Europe’s leading hawk on immigration issues, this week proposed that a new … Read the rest

Message from Hungary

The mayor of Ásotthalom, a Hungarian village near the Serbian border, explains why fences work well.

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Slovenia erects fence to keep migrants out

Slovenia began erecting a razor wire fence along parts of its border with Croatia on Wednesday, saying it wanted better control over a tide of migrants flowing through the tiny country en route to other areas of Europe.

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Hungary points to Soros as stoking the refugee problem

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban accused billionaire investor George Soros of being a prominent member of a circle of “activists” trying to undermine European nations by supporting refugees heading to the continent from the Middle East and beyond.

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German police union chief calls for fence against migrants

Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing of a “national disaster” at home, where politicians across the spectrum increasingly demand shuttering the borders as Germany expects up to one million migrants this year, or else hinting it will be Merkel’s scalp.… Read the rest

EU approves migrant quota plan despite massive opposition

EU interior ministers have approved a relocation plan on distributing 120,000 refugees among member states. The Czech Republic, Romania, Slovakia, and Hungary, voted against it, while Finland abstained.

Under the plan, refugees will be relocated from Italy, Greece, and Hungary … Read the rest

Hungary takes out ads to warn migrants

Hungary posted full-page advertisements in local Lebanese newspapers Monday warning refugees and migrants from illegally crossing into the country, two weeks after Denmark took out similar ads as Europe grapples with its biggest migration crisis since World War II.

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An estimated 35 million migrants heading for Europe

Shock estimates predict up to 35 million refugees could head for Europe due to hugely unstable situations across the world.

The huge figure was revealed today by Hungary’s minister for foreign affairs and trade Peter Szijjártó.

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Riot police clash with migrants on Hungarian border

Hungary detained 29 asylum seekers in clashes at the Hungarian-Serbian border on Wednesday. Among them was “an identified terrorist,” according to a PM security aide.

Gyorgy Bakondi, a security adviser to Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, said that 20 police … Read the rest

Hungarian army prepares for border defence

The Hungarian army has started military drills to prepare its soldiers for service at the southern border amid the unfolding refugee crisis, Chief of Staff General Tibor Benko said, according to MTI news agency.

Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban said … Read the rest