Simplified procedure introduced for Ukraine refugees with incomplete documents

Government spokeswoman: 178,894 refugees arrive in Hungary by Tuesday

By Tuesday morning, 178,894 people entered Hungary at one of the five border crossings with Ukraine, government spokeswoman Alexandra Szentkiralyi told a press conference after a meeting of the Mational Humanitarian Council tasked with assessing the humanitarian situation inconnection with the war in Ukraine.

Pope’s representative arrives in Hungary

Cardinal Michael Czerny, the Vatican under-secretary for migrants and refugees, on Tuesday arrived in Budapest to meet refugees fleeing the war in Ukraine and the organisations providing for them, as well as Hungarian political and religious officials.

Szijjarto: V4 countries want peace

The Visegrad Group stands for peace and stopping the war in Ukraine as soon as possible to ensure security in central Europe, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said in London on Tuesday.

Orbán: Hungary will not send weapons to Ukraine

Hungary must prepare for a growing number of refugees from Ukraine, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Monday and confirmed that weapons will not be transported to Ukraine from the territory of Hungary.

Hungary sends EU ventilators to Ukraine

Charity Council organisations get HUF 3 billion support

The government is supporting the member organisations of the Charity Council with 3 billion forints (EUR 7.8m) with a view to mitigating the effects of the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine which also directly affects Hungary, government spokeswoman Alexandra Szentkiralyi said on Saturday.