Minister slams EU sanctions against Myanmar, China as ‘pointless and harmful’
Hungary sees the European Union's sanctions against persons and institutions in Myanmar and China as "pointless, self-aggrandising and harmful", Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said in Brussels on Monday.
Szijjarto: EU ‘aiming to increase migration pressure on member states’
The Cotonou Agreement between the European Union and the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) has "become a pro-migration agreement aimed at increasing migration pressure on the bloc's member states," Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Monday.
Justice minister: Brussels trying to destroy traditional values
Brussels is trying to destroy traditional values by using rule-of-law blackmail and sanctions, Justice Minister Judit Varga said on Saturday.
Italy, Poland and Hungary trying to reorganise the European right wing, PM says
Orbán: Easing restrictions requires vaccinations to reach 2.5 million
Coronavirus-related restrictions could be eased when the number of vaccinated Hungarians reaches 2.5 million, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán told public Kossuth Radio on Friday morning. Current restrictions will remain in place unchanged for at least one more week from Monday, the prime minister said. ...
Fidesz quitting European People’s Party
Fidesz "no longer wishes to maintain its membership in the European People's Party," according to a letter posted on Twitter on Thursday by the Hungarian ruling party's deputy head, Katalin Novak.
Szijjarto: Morocco plays important role in fight against migration, terrorism
Morocco plays an important role in the international fight against terrorism, and cooperation with the country will help stop waves of African illegal migrants from entering Europe, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Thursday.
Szijjarto: Hungary aims for closest cooperation possible with UK
Hungary aims to maintain the closest possible cooperation with the United Kingdom after Brexit, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said in a video on Facebook. Szijjarto noted that a trade deal signed by the European Union and the UK, which has been observed since January, ...
Covid passports should not discriminate against anyone, minister says
Szijjarto: Many lives saved thanks to Eastern vaccines
The lives many more Hungarians and Serbs have been saved thanks to Eastern vaccines bought by the two countries, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said in Belgrade after talks with counterpart Nikola Selakovic on Tuesday.
CJEU ruling annuls the decisions of the European Commission
EU court: Hungary ad tax complies with EU rules
Hungary's tax on advertising complies with EU law, the Luxembourg-based European Court said on Tuesday.
Szijjarto: Hungary backs EU operations in Sahel
Hungary supports the European Union's military operations in the Sahel region of West Africa and is tripling its number of troops taking part in the mission, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Monday.