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Even PM Orbán is shocked by Trump’s move to quit Paris Climate Agreement

Commenting on the United States decision to quit the Paris Climate Agreement, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said he was "shocked" and noted "the Hungarian consensus" that "climate change is a reality, it is a threat and it is of a global nature requiring global-level action".

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Last Updated on Thursday, 08 June 2017 18:52

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Soros: I admire the courageous way Hungarians have resisted the deception and corruption of the mafia state Orbán has established

George Soros, Chairman of Soros Fund Management and Chairman of the Open Society Foundations published an opinion piece on project-syndicate.org. The piece, titled "Standing Up For Europe," argues for the "radical reinvention" of the European Union in order to save it from an "existential danger."

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Last Updated on Thursday, 08 June 2017 18:45

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Bajnai reacts to Botka's scandalous statements

On his facebook page, Gordon Bajnai, a former Socialist Prime Minister reacted to Socialist PM candidate Laszlo Botka's statements.

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Last Updated on Thursday, 08 June 2017 18:45

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Successful Fidesz-wives

No one knows what kind of work Cecilia Rogán , the wife of Antal Rogán, is doing, because her firm does not have a homepage or a facebook page.

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Last Updated on Friday, 02 June 2017 05:36

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MEP Szanyi: where are the millions received from the European Union?

In a Hungary of the (Parliament-adopted) System of National Cooperation, for many children and adults, starvation is an everyday reality.

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Last Updated on Friday, 02 June 2017 05:40

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Zsolt Gréczy: MSZP's conduct will lead to another two-thirds majority for Orbán

Spokesperson of DK Zsolt Gréczy gave an interview Tuesday morning on the uncooperative conduct shown by MSZP in the last weeks.

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Last Updated on Friday, 02 June 2017 05:42

Read more: Zsolt Gréczy: MSZP's conduct will lead to another two-thirds majority for Orbán

Socialist PM candidate expresses akward opinion about former PM Gordon Bajnai

Laszlo Botka, the Socialist PM candidate gave a long interview to ATV.hu, which mostly focused on denying any willingness to cooperate with former PM Ferenc Gyurcsány. Nevertheless there is a very interesting part of the interview where Botka is expressing his opinion about former PM Gordon Bajnai (2009-2010) who at the time was a strong ally of Botka.

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Last Updated on Friday, 02 June 2017 05:38

Read more: Socialist PM candidate expresses akward opinion about former PM Gordon Bajnai

Socialist PM candidate rejects negotiations on opposition parties' cooperation, Gyurcsany states

In a statement on Tuesday afternnon, chairman of the left-wing Democratic Coalition (DK) Ferenc Gyurcsány said that after several attempts, he managed to reach on the phone the Socialist Prime Minister candidate László Botka. As former Prime Minister Gyurcsány stated:

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Last Updated on Friday, 02 June 2017 05:45

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Botka: DK yes, Gyurcsány no

My point of view is unchanged: the basic conditions of the change of government are the following: common program, common party list, common individual constituency candidates and a common Prime Minister candidate - Laszlo Botka, the PM candidate of the Socialist party said in a statement.

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Last Updated on Friday, 02 June 2017 05:46

Read more: Botka: DK yes, Gyurcsány no

Gyurcsány to Botka: we shouldn‘t be afraid of a coalition

On a Democratic Coalition (DK) party meeting last Saturday the party head Mr. Ferenc Gyurcsány announced that he would initiate electoral cooperation with the Hungarian socialists (MSZP).

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Last Updated on Friday, 02 June 2017 05:48

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Socialist PM candidate Botka: most Hungarians are pro-Europe

László Botka, the prime minister candidate of the Socialist Party, said that he wants to convey the message during his trip to Brussels that unlike the Orbán government, the vast majority of Hungarians support Europe.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 June 2017 12:04

Read more: Socialist PM candidate Botka: most Hungarians are pro-Europe

Business is booming for Orbán’s family company

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán's family business will pay HUF 730 million in dividends to family members, reports mno.hu.

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Last Updated on Friday, 02 June 2017 05:51

Read more: Business is booming for Orbán’s family company

Botka becomes officially Socialist Prime Minister candidate

The Hungarian Socialist Party (MSZP) officially nominated Szeged mayor László Botka as its candidate for Prime Minister during a party nomination congress Saturday, giving him sweeping powers and placing him at the head of MSZP as it struggles to overcome Fidesz in 2018 parliamentary elections.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 June 2017 11:54

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Hungary's state television uses anti-Semitic quote from Iran’s fundamentalist supreme leader

State television network M1 took the Hungarian government's battle with Hungarian-American billionaire George Soros to a new level Wednesday when it referenced a quote from Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, in which the cleric called Soros "an evil American and rich Zionist."

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 May 2017 15:57

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Hungarian political parties, dailies mention inglorious, coward and faceless terror

The head of state, the prime minister (PM) and the government parties commiserated with the victims of the terror attack on Monday night at the Manchester Arena. The Democratic Coalition also commiserated with the relatives of the victims and party head Mr. Ferenc Gyurcsány wrote a letter to PM Theresa May to condole with the loss of the UK. DK underlined that everybody who stood up for security and the respect of human rights should take part in the fight against terrorism.

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 May 2017 19:14

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