Hungary’s seventh president elected – UPDATE

Today, lawmakers elected the seventh President of the Hungarian Republic since the fall of communism.

BREAKING: Hungarian Parliament votes in favour, Sweden to join NATO – UPDATE

Congratulations Sweden! This ends a year and a half of wrangling over NATO enlargement.

Hungarian socialists urge opposition to unite

"Opposition voters do not blame cooperation itself for the election fiasco of 2022, but the quality of that cooperation," Bertalan Tőth added. #socialists #Hungariansocialists #Fidesz #EP

Hungary won’t compromise on its sovereignty

"What Brussels wants is that member states should not take decisions on their own defence policy, migration policy, tax system or foreign policy issues," Barna Pál Zsigmond said. #EuropeanUnion #Ukraine

Hungarian government attacks EU where it hurts most

The European Parliament and EU Council negotiators have finalised the 2024 budget, but the Hungarian government is trying to block it. #Hungariangovernment #EU #EuropeanCouncil

Fidesz: Hungary using EU funds effectively

Tibor Navracsics thanked the European Commission for the timely disbursement of the funds, and saying it had contributed to "Hungary becoming more liveable and competitive". #EuriopeanCommission #EU

Did you know? Hungary is in a state of emergency and will remain so

The Hungarian government wants peace, but if there is an opportunity to do so, to exploit the context of war and maintain a state of emergency...

Fidesz MEP: Hungary won’t tolerate migrant ghettos

After the debate on the new EU asylum and migration package, Balázs Hidvéghi said Hungary rejected the mandatory distribution and resettlement of migrants based on quotas... #EuropeanUnion #EuropeanParliament

Hungarian politician: Enlargement ‘in EU’s fundamental interest’

"Hungary finds it unacceptable that delays to the enlargement process may end up weakening the European Union," Christian Democratic lawmaker Lőrinc Nacsa told... #DailyNewsHungary #Hungary #Fidesz #Europe

Judit Varga, Minister of Justice of Hungary resigns — UPDATED

Judit Varga, the minister of justice, is slated to lead Fidesz's list in the 2024 European Parliament election... #DailyNewsHungary #Hungary #Fidesz #EP

Belgian PM: Depriving Hungary of the EU Presidency is not a good idea

According to Alexander De Croo, stripping Hungary of its EU presidency would be counterproductive and could even put Hungary in a "position of luxury". #hungary #dailynewshungary #europeanparliament #orbán #belgium

EP votes Hungary unsuitable for the rotating presidency

The EP also expressed concern over frozen EU funds and the delay in the relevant reforms.... #DailyNewsHungary #Hungary

The Hungarian government has been called a homophobic, kleptocratic, Putinist lapdog in the EU

"Once again the European Parliament wants to take something away from Hungary" Judit Varga, Hungarian Minister of Justice said..... #DailyNewsHungary #Hungary #EuropeanUnion

Hungarian JusticeMin: EP does not respect democracy, rule of law

Varga told Hungarian journalists ahead of a meeting of European Union affairs ministers that the EP had not been "dealt any cards" to decide which country fulfils the presidency of the Council of the European Union.... #Hungary #DailyNewsHungary

Parliament debates the law on whistleblowers and amendments to the electoral law

Lawmakers will on Monday vote again on a law regulating complaints and...

European Parliament: There is a systemic problem in Hungary

Both the report and the recommendations were adopted by a large majority. #hungary #dailynewshungary #europeanparliament

European Union funds may arrive sooner in Hungary than expected

On Wednesday the government took a huge step to gain access to the European funds. This is when they will arrive at the earliest #hungary #dailynewshungary #budapest #brussels #government #europeanunion #europeancommission #vonderleyen

Parliament continues to propose a state of emergency for the government

Is a state of emergency still needed? #stateofemergency

Slovak PM candidate: what if Hungary attacked Slovakia like Russia attacked Ukraine?

Igor Matovič, Slovakia's former prime minister, would like to win again. And it seems his strategy is to scare with a Hungarian invasion #Hungary #Hungarian #Slovakia #dailynewshungary #IgorMatovič #parliament #elections

Fidesz: Brussels’ migration policy is suicide

The European Parliament's proposals on migration are once again "forcing mandatory quotas for accepting migrants", Fidesz believes #Hungary #Hungarian #EuropeanParliament #dailynewshungary #migration