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News Hungary: Hungary tells European Commission it won’t withdraw ‘Stop Soros’ laws

News source: https://dailynewshungary.com/hungary-tells-european-commission-it-wont-withdraw-stop-soros-laws/
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Hungary will not withdraw its “Stop Soros” package of laws or its related constitutional amendment, according to the government’s response to the European Commission regarding the infringement procedu...

News Hungary: Bulgaria mulls to oppose possible EU sanctions against Hungary

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/bulgaria-mulls-oppose-possible-eu-sanctions-against-hungary-202434539.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Bulgaria's defence minister said Wednesday his country would oppose EU sanctions against Hungary, which Brussels accuses of posing a "systematic threat" to the bloc's founding values and the rule of l...

News Hungary: Hungary and Poland: should Brussels have acted sooner? - Chron.com

News source: https://www.chron.com/news/media/Hungary-and-Poland-should-Brussels-have-acted-1344476.php
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Hungary and Poland: should Brussels have acted sooner?Chron.comShould Brussels have intervened earlier amid concerns that Poland and Hungary are flouting EU standards? They've both been earmarked for possible disciplinary action. Something that does have its supporters, when it comes to protecting the rights of ...and more »

News Hungary: Bulgaria pledges solidarity with Hungary in rights standoff with EU

News source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-hungary-bulgaria-idUSKCN1LZ2BF
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria will support Hungary in its standoff with the European Union over its democratic record, a Bulgarian deputy prime minister said on Wednesday, adding that the countries of ea...

News Hungary: Hungary eyes attracting more tourists, especially from China - Xinhua

News source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-09/20/c_137479978.htm
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Hungary eyes attracting more tourists, especially from ChinaXinhuaBUDAPEST, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Hungary wishes to attract more and more tourists, especially from China, Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Peter Szijjarto, on Wednesday told the Hungarian news agency MTI. "Tourism is becoming more and ...and more »

News Hungary: Hungary calls on ECJ to strike down rule-of-law censure

News source: https://www.ft.com/content/cc7808a6-bb7a-11e8-94b2-17176fbf93f5
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Hungary will ask the EU’s highest court to strike down a decision by MEPs to censure Budapest for breaches of the rule of law, escalating tension between Viktor Orban's government and Brussels on the ...

News Hungary: 'Immigration is not a human right': Hungary slams 'pro-migrant' UN officials for 'spreading lies' - RT

News source: https://www.rt.com/news/438871-hungary-un-migration-lies/
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

RT'Immigration is not a human right': Hungary slams 'pro-migrant' UN officials for 'spreading lies'RTThe harsh statement of the foreign minister came as a response to criticism against Hungarian anti-immigration policies. Last week, the UN rights body blasted the so-called 'Stop Soros' law, adopted by the country's government back in July. The UN ...and more »

News Hungary: Hungary slams UN, insists will ‘never be a country of migrants’

News source: https://newstage.com.ng/2018/09/19/hungary-slams-un-insists-will-never-be-a-country-of-migrants/
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Hungary’s foreign minister accused UN officials Wednesday of “spreading lies” with their criticism of Budapest’s anti-migration policies, insisting his country would “never be a country of migrants”. ...

News Hungary: Bulgaria Stands Behind Hungary Against Brussels - Novinite.com

News source: https://www.novinite.com/articles/192238/Bulgaria+Stands+Behind+Hungary+Against+Brussels
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Novinite.comBulgaria Stands Behind Hungary Against BrusselsNovinite.comThe report contains little more than a page and a half of the reasons that it is in Bulgaria's interest to support Hungary by declaring itself against the procedure under Art. 7 of the TEU because we will "protect our traditional friends and partners ...and more »

News Hungary: Hungary's Orban vows to oppose EU border-guard plan

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/hungarys-orban-vows-oppose-eu-border-guard-plan-184719875.html
Publicated on: onday 17 September 2018

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Monday vowed to oppose an EU plan aimed at bolstering the bloc's external borders, accusing Brussels of wanting to take away Hungary's control of its own front...

News Hungary: Hungary refuses to withdraw controversial "Stop-Soros" anti-migration legislation - Xinhua

News source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-09/20/c_137480001.htm
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Hungary refuses to withdraw controversial "Stop-Soros" anti-migration legislationXinhuaBUDAPEST, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Hungary refused to withdraw its controversial "Stop-Soros" anti-migration legislation and subsequent modification of its Constitution which had earned the Hungarian government infringement procedures from the European ...

News Hungary: Hungary slams UN, insists it will ‘never be a country of migrants’

News source: http://www.jordantimes.com/news/world/hungary-slams-un-insists-it-will-%E2%80%98never-be-country-migrants%E2%80%99
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

People attend a demonstration against Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban in Budapest, Hungary, on Sunday (Reuters photo) GENEVA — Hungary’s foreign minister accused UN officials Wednesday of “sprea...

News Hungary: Hungary summons Spanish ambassador over xenophobia charge - KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News

News source: https://koaa.com/ap-world-news/2018/09/19/hungary-summons-spanish-ambassador-over-xenophobia-charge/
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo NewsHungary summons Spanish ambassador over xenophobia chargeKOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo NewsBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's foreign ministry has summoned the Spanish ambassador over comments made by the Spanish foreign minister that labelled Hungary as xenophobic. According to the Hungarian ministry, Spanish Foreign Minister ...and more »

News Hungary: Hungary eyes attracting more tourists, especially from China

News source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-09/20/c_137479978.htm
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

BUDAPEST, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Hungary wishes to attract more and more tourists, especially from China, Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Peter Szijjarto, on Wednesday told the Hungaria...

News Hungary: A majority of Europeans favor taking in refugees, but most disapprove of EU's handling of the issue - ReliefWeb

News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/world/majority-europeans-favor-taking-refugees-most-disapprove-eu-s-handling-issue
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

A majority of Europeans favor taking in refugees, but most disapprove of EU's handling of the issueReliefWebPeople in Poland and Hungary are less likely to support taking in refugees. About half in Poland (49%) voice support, and only about a third (32%) say the same in Hungary, where thousands of migrants sought asylum in 2015. In June, Hungary's parliament ...and more »

News Hungary: Hungary summons Spanish ambassador over xenophobia charge

News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/hungary-summons-spanish-ambassador-over-xenophobia-charge/2018/09/19/2984bebe-bc2e-11e8-8243-f3ae9c99658a_story.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

BUDAPEST, Hungary — Hungary’s foreign ministry has summoned the Spanish ambassador over comments made by the Spanish foreign minister that labelled Hungary as xenophobic. According to the Hungarian mi...

News Hungary: Hungarian foreign minister accuses UN rights experts of spreading lies - Firstpost

News source: https://www.firstpost.com/world/hungarian-foreign-minister-accuses-u-n-rights-experts-of-spreading-lies-5219541.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

FirstpostHungarian foreign minister accuses UN rights experts of spreading liesFirstpostGENEVA (Reuters) - Hungary's foreign minister lashed out at what he called "biased, pro-migration" U.N. human rights experts on Wednesday, accusing them of spreading lies about his country and saying Budapest had the right to keep out illegal migrants.and more »

News Hungary: Hungary refuses to withdraw controversial "Stop-Soros" anti-migration legislation

News source: http://www.china.org.cn/world/Off_the_Wire/2018-09/20/content_63655442.htm
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

BUDAPEST, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Hungary refused to withdraw its controversial "Stop-Soros" anti-migration legislation and subsequent modification of its Constitution which had earned the Hungarian gove...

News Hungary: Hungary says it will 'never be a country of migrants,' lashes out at UN for being 'biased' - Daily Sabah

News source: https://www.dailysabah.com/europe/2018/09/19/hungary-says-it-will-never-be-a-country-of-migrants-lashes-out-at-un-for-being-biased
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Daily SabahHungary says it will 'never be a country of migrants,' lashes out at UN for being 'biased'Daily SabahHungary's foreign minister denounced U.N. officials Wednesday for "spreading lies" with their criticism of Budapest's anti-migration policies, insisting that his country would "never be a country of migrants". "It is obvious that the U.N. officials ...and more »

News Hungary: Payment of EU funds to Hungary could be delayed: Commission source

News source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-hungary-budget/payment-of-eu-funds-to-hungary-could-be-delayed-commission-source-idUSKCN1LZ2K9
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - A dispute between Hungary and the European Commission about some EU-funded projects may not be settled this year which could delay payments from the EU, a Commission source said o...

News Hungary: Rightwingers should be ashamed of defending Viktor Orbán - American Enterprise Institute

News source: https://www.aei.org/publication/rightwingers-should-be-ashamed-of-defending-viktor-orban/
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Rightwingers should be ashamed of defending Viktor OrbánAmerican Enterprise InstituteIf the recent vote in European Parliament to pursue unprecedented action against Hungary's breaches of the EU's core values has already had an unfortunate side effect, it is the elevation of Viktor Orbán as a martyr and leader of nationalist forces in ...and more »