Hungary stands ready to build, together with its neighbours, including Romania, a new central Europe, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said in Timisoara (Temesvar), in western Romania, on Saturday, marking the 30th anniversary of the Romanian revolution that started in the city. Continue reading “Orban: Hungary ready to build new central Europe”
Improving Hungary’s demographic situation will require a change in mentality in addition to removing obstacles to having children, Speaker of Parliament Laszlo Kover said in Gheorgheni (Gyergyoszentmiklos), in northern Romania, on Saturday. Continue reading “Kover: Demographic turnaround requires mentality change”
Increasing anti-Hungarian sentiments in Romania could also affect Hungary’s position and decisions affecting Romania, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Monday.
The Hungarian government expects Romania’s authorities to restore the Valea Uzului (Uzvolgy) military cemetery “to its original state”, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said in parliament on Tuesday. Continue reading “Szijjarto: Hungary expects Romania to restore WWI cemetery”
Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto and Teodor Melescanu, his Romanian counterpart, had further talks concerning the Valea Uzului (Uzvolgye) military cemetery, by phone on Monday. Continue reading “Szijjarto urges Romania to respect its obligations”
Hungarian President Janos Ader has slammed a Thursday incident in the Valea Uzului (Uzvolgye) military cemetery between Hungarians and Romanians as “blasphemous, in violation of laws and international agreements and also deeply immoral.” Continue reading “Ader slams Uzvolgye incident as blasphemous, unlawful and immoral”
Romania’s ambassador to Hungary has been summoned to the foreign ministry to account for Thursday’s events at a Hungarian WW1 memorial cemetery in Valea Uzului (Uzvolgye) but refused to comply, citing conflicting orders, a ministry official said in Budapest on Friday. Continue reading “Romanian ambassador shuns Hungarian foreign ministry summons over WW1 cemetery events”