The UN human rights commissioner has declared war against the Hungarian government for seeking to ensure the security of the Hungarian people in the face of illegal migration, Peter Szijjarto, the foreign minister, said on Monday.
The Hungarian government rejects the UN refugee agency’s “outrageous” call for the withdrawal of the “Stop Soros” package of bills that would criminalise the organisation of illegal migration, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Thursday. Continue reading “Szijjarto rejects UNHCR criticism”
Responding to the UNHCR’s call on the Hungarian government to withdraw the “Stop Soros” bill, which was submitted on Tuesday, the foreign ministry said the top priority of the government was to ensure the security of the Hungarian people. Continue reading “MFA: Govt puts security of Hungarians first”
While Viktor Orban travelled to Vienna to meet Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, the Hungarian parliament is holding an extraordinary session where Orban was invited too. Continue reading “Magyar Nemzet: Orban govt partner in pro-migrant programmes”
The Hungarian government opposes the European Union’s mandatory relocation scheme, but the country participates in the United Nation’s resettlement programme. Continue reading “Hungary welcomed Syrian refugees”
The protection of refugees is not incompatible with guaranteeing security, the head of the United Nations’ Refugee Agency (UNHCR) told a press conference in Budapest on Tuesday. Continue reading “UNHCR chief expressed concerns about Hungary’s asylum policy”