Two-thirds of respondents in a recent poll see illegal migration to Hungary as a worrying issue, while some 40 percent said that the problem was serious, pollster Szazadveg told MTI on Wednesday, citing a survey of 1,000 adults conducted in December. Continue reading “Poll: Most Hungarians against massive, uncontrolled migration”
Billionaire George Soros’s “people have again revealed themselves” in the European parliament, ruling Fidesz group spokesman Janos Halasz said on Wednesday. Continue reading “Fidesz: ‘Soros’s people reveal themselves’ in EP”
The European Union “must protect its borders at sea and on land as expected by its voters,” Kinga Gal, MEP of Hungary’s ruling Fidesz, said on Tuesday. Continue reading “Gal: Europe must protect its borders”
Ahmed H., earlier sentenced for his participation in illegal migrants’ crashing with police at the Roszke border station in 2015, will be put on probation and expelled from the country, according to a court ruling. Continue reading “Ahmed H. to be expelled”
Addressing an international press conference on Thursday, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Hungary’s goal is to have “anti-immigration forces” in the majority in every European Union institution. Continue reading “Orban: Migration to be Europe’s defining issue in next 15-20 years”
Dutch Green MEP Judith Sargentini, author of a report critical of the state of the rule of law in Hungary approved by the European Parliament last year, addressed a demonstration against the Hungarian government’s policies organised by the Hungarian opposition in Brussels on Tuesday. Continue reading “Sargentini demonstrated with Hungary’s opposition against Orban”
The left-wing RED movement – founded by Socialist MEP Istvan Ujhelyi – holds a protest on Tuesday in Brussels’ Schuman Square.