Hungary is ready to help protect the borders of countries along the new migration route by sending police units if necessary, the prime minister’s chief security advisor said on Thursday. Continue reading “Hungary ready to help with border control”
“Freedom without security is unthinkable”, EPP group leader Manfred Weber writes in his op-ed published in Hungarian daily Magyar Hirlap. Continue reading “Manfred Weber: We stand as one for security in Europe”
Prime Minister Viktor Orban paid a visit to the Hungarian-Serbian border to inspect the fence erected to prevent illegal migration, on Friday afternoon. Continue reading “Orban inspected the border fence”
Members of the Visegrad Group have demonstrated for the world that illegal migration can be halted, the head of the defence committee of the Hungarian parliament said in Budapest on Thursday. Continue reading “V4 sign declaration on defence cooperation”
Hungary will propose amendments to both the UN’s migration package and the draft reforms to the Dublin refugee system, making it clear that migration “is bad, poses risks and should be stopped”, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said after an informal meeting of European Union foreign ministers in Sofia on Thursday. Continue reading “Hungary proposes amendments to Dublin rules reform, UN migrant package”
Protecting the external borders is Europe’s most pressing task, Peter Szijjarto, the foreign minister, said on Tuesday.
The year ahead will be a critical one in terms of security, Gyorgy Bakondi, the PM’s chief security advisor told a press conference on Friday. Continue reading “2018 critical year in terms of security – Bakondi”