Tag Archive: Hungary


on March 1, 2019 in Featured World News

Hungary, Poland, Etc Must Surrender Control Over Borders to EU

by Jack Montgomery The Hungarian government is warning that the EU’s unelected executive and Germany’s Angela Merkel want to take away national governments’ power to control their own borders and turn Europe into “a continent of immigrants”. State Secretary for International Communications and Relations Dr Zoltán Kovács warned that plans to reform and expand the role of the EU Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex) were an attempt to “infringe on the sovereignty of member-states” by taking border control out of national governments’ “competence” and handing it to the supranational body. To support his claims about the European elite’s...

by Jack Montgomery The Hungarian government is warning that the EU’s unelected executive and Germany’s Angela Merkel want to take away national governments’ power to control their own borders and turn Europe into “a continent of immigrants”. State Secretary...

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on November 2, 2017 in World News

Conservative, Anti-Mass Migration Parties See Surge in Popular Support in Poland, Hungary

by Victoria Friedman Ruling parties in Hungary and Poland are seeing a surge in public backing following their sustained rejection of internationalist bodies’ pro-mass migration policies, signalling citizens prefer governments that stand by conservative values and protect their nations’ borders. Popularity for the conservative Fidesz party, led by Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, grew by 4 percentage points to 40 per cent in a single month across the total population, representing the party’s highest support since 2011, reports Hungarian political magazine HVG. With ‘decided voters’ (committed to casting ballots), the party polls at 61 per cent – figures that bode well for the prime minister ahead of elections in Spring 2018....

by Victoria Friedman Ruling parties in Hungary and Poland are seeing a surge in public backing following their sustained rejection of internationalist bodies’ pro-mass migration policies, signalling citizens prefer governments that stand by conservative values and protect their nations’...

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on September 6, 2017 in World News

Top EU Court Threatens Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic With Fines If They Refuse Refugees

Source: Zero Hedge Concluding a months-long saga in which central and eastern European nations revolted against Brussels’ refugee policies, on Wednesday the European Union’s highest court ruled that EU states must take in a share of refugees who reach Europe, dismissing complaints by Slovakia and Hungary and reigniting an angry row between east and west. The Court upheld the EU’s right to order national governments to take in their “fair share” of asylum seekers, arguing that “the mechanism actually contributes to enabling Greece and Italy to deal with the impact of the 2015 migration crisis and is proportionate.” #ECJ...

Source: Zero Hedge Concluding a months-long saga in which central and eastern European nations revolted against Brussels’ refugee policies, on Wednesday the European Union’s highest court ruled that EU states must take in a share of refugees who reach...

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on June 6, 2017 in World News

No refugees, no terror for Poland, Hungary

Prime Minister in Budapest has described incoming crowds as ‘a poison’ Migrants massing in southern Italy in 2015. With Europe clamping down, many are now seeking an alternative route to the U.S. By Liam Clancy WASHINGTON – Just days after the Islamic terror attack in Manchester, Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydło reinforced her opposition to taking in migrants in a speech to parliament. Her statement was followed…

Prime Minister in Budapest has described incoming crowds as ‘a poison’ Migrants massing in southern Italy in 2015. With Europe clamping down, many are now seeking an alternative route to the U.S. By Liam Clancy WASHINGTON – Just days...

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on December 4, 2016 in World News

SLOVAKIA joins Angola, Hungary, Myanmar, and Samoa In trying to ban Islam

Slovakia adopts law to effectively block Islam from becoming an official state religion. The Parliament in Bratislava has approved a bill that effectively will prevent Islam from being registered as a recognized religion. The small central European country’s population is 5.4 million, 62 percent of which is declared Roman Catholic. IB Times  President-elect Donald Trump may have raised eyebrows when he called for a ban on Muslims entering the U.S., but he isn’t alone when it comes to politicians targeting Islam in an effort to limit religious freedoms. The parliament of predominantly anti-migrant Slovakia passed a law on Wednesday making...

Slovakia adopts law to effectively block Islam from becoming an official state religion. The Parliament in Bratislava has approved a bill that effectively will prevent Islam from being registered as a recognized religion. The small central European country’s population is...

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on June 21, 2015 in World News

Hungary, Greece, Cyprus to Restart Food Trade With Russia Despite Sanctions

Hungary, Greece, Cyprus to Restart Food Trade With Russia Despite Sanctions Hungary, Greece and Cyprus may soon be allowed to export fruit and vegetables to the Russian market, according to a report in the newspaper Rossiyskaya Gazeta. Russian health authorities are conducting audits of suppliers in all three countries, as well as India, Alexey Alexeyenko, the director of Rosselkhoznadzor (the Russian Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance) is quoted as saying. “About 20 companies will be verified in Greece and Hungary. In India — less, around four to five. Cyprus has requested a delay for technical reasons and therefore,… View Article

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