Hungarian prosecutors on Tuesday said they have charged a Syrian national alleged to have been a member of the Islamic State terrorist organisation with carrying out acts of terrorism and crimes against humanity.
A Syrian man suspected of acts of terrorism and carrying out multiple executions in his homeland in 2016 has been taken into custody, the Budapest public prosecutor said on Sunday. Continue reading “Syrian migrant arrested on suspicion of terrorism”
The government has decided to allocate nearly 1.9 billion forints (EUR 6.1m) extra resources on implementing counter-terrorism measures this year, the official gazette Magyar Kozlony reported on Tuesday. Continue reading “More resources for counter-terrorism”
The Hungarian national who was kidnapped by pirates off the coasts of Nigeria in October has been freed. He arrived in Budapest on Saturday, Hungary’s counter terrorism force TEK said. Continue reading “Hungarian kidnapped in Nigeria freed”
Preparations are under way to tighten up security in connection with Russian President Vladimir Putin’s upcoming visit to Budapest, the Hungarian foreign minister said on Friday. Continue reading “Tight security measures for Putin’s visit”