Tag: war

The Black Army of Hungary, the most powerful European army of its time

The Black Army was not only the biggest standing army in Europe, but also the most ruthless, along with their leader, King Matthias Corvinus #Hungary #Hungarian #history #war

Get to know the Kuruc rebels who almost broke Habsburg rule in Hungary

Word says one of their leaders had built secret tunnels under whole towns #HUngary #Hungarian #history

The Siege of Szigetvár, aka ’the battle that saved civilization’

When an army of 2300 Hungarians and Croatians went against 150,000 Ottomans... #Hungary #Hungarian #Croatia #history

Hungary to attend Israeli reception for US embassy move to Jerusalem

Most EU member states are not sending representatives to the event! #Hungary #Israel #USA #Jerusalem #TelAviv

She became a bag maker because of Hitler – The true story of the Hungarian Judith Leiber – PHOTOS, VIDEO

What kind of #purse would you order from her? :) #design #bag # success #Hungarian

Hungarian consulate in NY hosts photo exhibition on Holocaust survivors

Six out of the ten survivors featured on the photos attended the opening #Hungary #Hungarian #USA #Holocaust #exhibition

Post-WWII deportees from Czechoslovakia remembered

The memorial day of deportees from #Slovakia #hungary #hungarian #history #chechoslovakia

Fidesz MEP: Expulsion of ethnic minorities ‘never again’

"Today's challenge is to solve conflicts and prevent tensions that may give rise to such tendencies," #hungary #hungarian #ethnicity #minority #slovakia

Political heroes of the Hungarian Revolution of 1848-1849

Important figures of #Hungarian #history. #Hungary #1848 #politics

6 facts you may not know about the 15th of March

#interesting facts about the #1848 #revolution of #Hungary #commemorial #celebration #15March

Balanced EU policies needed in Middle East peace process, says government official

"Participants had reviewed the peace process and presented their views regarding chances for restarting #Israeli- #Palestinian talks"

Day of Victims of Communism marked in Hungary

February 25 - The memorial day of martyrs of communism #hungary #hungarian #communism #history

László Hugyecz, a Hungarian architect celebrated in China – PHOTOS

Have you ever heard of this #famous #Hungarian #architect celebrated in #shanghai? #Hungary #success

Rising from the debris: this is how Budapest was revived after WWII

History is surrounding us... walk with open eyes in #Budapest! #hungary #hungarian #sights #WorldWarII #destruction

The siege of Budapest – Photo Gallery

See how the most popular sights of #Budapest looked like after the long siege of the city during the Second World War. #Hungary #Hungarian #Photogallery #history

Collective guilt unacceptable, says minister

After the second world war, Hungary #deported 200,000-220,000 ethnic #Germans to #Germany on the basis of collective guilt

Hungary marks 75th anniversary of Don disaster – PHOTOS

GLORY TO THE HEROES! 75th anniversary of the Don disaster, one of the gravest defeats of the Hungarian armed forces

Magnificent castles and legendary heroes from the age of Hungarian-Turkish wars

The Hungarian-Turkish wars have shaped the development and economic, cultural growth of the Hungarian nation, though it not has been discussed in-depth in English so far. Gábor Szántai publishes a new book soon, focusing on the important figures and geographical locations of these fights. The following is the author’s brief description of his work.  Europe was torn by religious and dynastic wars in the 16th century while the mighty Ottoman Empire was getting ready to conquer the countries of the Christian world. The Hungarians had contributed vastly more than their share to the steady development of the European civilization in ... Read more