Voting in Hungary’s 2018 national election started at Hungarian embassies and consular offices on the American continent on Saturday morning, local time.
Hungarian voters with a permanent residence in Hungary but staying in America, who have registered before March 31, can cast their ballot in the election, taking place in Hungary on Sunday, in this way.
The first polls opened in Brazil, Argentina, and Chile, followed by Canada and the United States as well as Cuba.
On the West Coast of the US, voting started at 3pm CET.
The highest number of Hungarians in the American continent, 1,070, have registered to vote in New York.
According to figures from Hungary’s National Election Office, over 58,000 Hungarians have registered to vote at 118 Hungarian foreign representations worldwide.