Hungary pro-peace, PM says
Orbán: EU sanctions policy ‘primitive, catastrophic’
The European Union's sanctions policy against Russia is "primitive in execution and catastrophic in effect", Prime Minister Viktor Orbán told a discussion in Berlin on Tuesday.
Szijjarto: ‘Serious’ global security challenges may result from escalation of Ukraine war
Serious global security challenges are likely if the war in Ukraine escalates further, Peter Szijjarto, the minister of foreign affairs and trade, said on Tuesday in Geneva, where he addressed a meeting of the executive committee of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
Nemeth: Russian attacks on civilians ‘unacceptable’
The Hungarian delegation of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) "considers the brutal Russian attacks targeting civilians and completely ignoring humanitarian rights unacceptable", Zsolt Nemeth, the head of parliament's foreign affairs committee, said on Monday.
Szijjarto warns against politicising nature protection
Addressing the Sustainability Expo in Thailand on Thursday, Peter Szijjarto, Hungary's minister of foreign affairs and trade, warned against taking a political or ideological approach to the issue of nature protection.
Defence minister: V4 has vested interest in peace restored in Ukraine
The countries of the Visegrad Group (V4) have a vested interest in peace being restored in Ukraine as soon as possible, Hungary's defence minister said on Tuesday.
Szijjarto terms EU sanctions policy ‘total failure’
European Union sanctions against Russia have neither "forced Russia to its knees" nor brought peace any closer, but they have harmed Europe, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said in an interview with public radio broadcast on Sunday, calling the sanctions policy "a total failure".
Szijjarto: Peace is ‘ultimate solution’
Peace is the "ultimate solution" to the problems posed by the war in Ukraine and sanctions, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said in an interview with CNN on Saturday.
Police detain Hungarian man suspected of hawking honorary consular positions in Africa
Police have detained a Hungarian man suspected of promising to arrange honorary consular positions in Africa for money, the public prosecutor's office said on Friday.
Foreign minister calls for peace talks
Szijjarto: Terrorism constant threat in war’s shadow
The threat of terrorism, made worse by waves of illegal migration, is constant in the shadow of the war in Ukraine, and must not be forgotten, Peter Szijjarto, the foreign minister, said in New York. Terrorist organisations can infiltrate countries around the world on ...
Novak: Women heads of state and government can show an example
Women are experts in crisis management, and as mothers they have the experience and ability to hold communities together, President Katalin Novak said at a United Nations forum in New York organised for female heads of government and state on Tuesday local time. Novak's ...