“There are no human rights linked to the illegal crossing of borders or the arbitrary choosing of target countries, and accordingly whenever the European Union takes action with relation to migration, it must always set out from the foundations of international law, which makes it clear that migration is not a human right”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto declared at his press conference in Luxembourg.
Claiming no link between the Ukrainian state and a list containing the names of Hungarian-Ukrainian dual citizens equals to lying, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto told public Kossuth Radio on Thursday. Continue reading “Szijjarto accuses Ukraine of anti-Hungarian hate campaign”
Hungary is expelling a Ukrainian consul in retaliation against Ukraine’s expulsion of a Hungarian consul, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto announced on Thursday. Continue reading “Hungary expels Ukrainian consul”
Hungarian-Russian relations will soon be characterised by success stories, having been in a downswing for many long years, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said after talks with Sergey Lavrov, his Russian counterpart, in Moscow on Wednesday. He also commented on the issues of the conflict with Ukraine, and energy security. Continue reading “Szijjarto: Success stories expected in Hungary-Russia ties”
Hungary’s foreign minister will not be intimidated when it comes to the dispute with Ukraine over dual citizenship, a ministry official said on Sunday. Continue reading “Menczer: Ukraine’s attack on Hungarians is unacceptable”
Prime Minister’s Office chief Gergely Gulyas on Thursday criticised European Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos for his recent remarks “promoting legal migration and the organised resettlement of migrants”. Continue reading “Gulyas slams Avramopoulos”
Hungary will retaliate in kind if Ukraine expels one of its consuls, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Sunday, but voiced hope that the two countries can avoid such a scenario. Continue reading “Szijjarto: Hungary will retaliate in kind if Ukraine expels consul”