Foreign minister in UN: Migration must be ‘stopped rather than managed’

If the world can prevent situations in which people are forced to flee their homes, conditions can be established whereby migration can be...

Foreign minister: Education, regional stability key to ending illegal migration

Providing pathways to education to people in need and stabilising countries near warzones are key steps to eliminating the problem of mass...

European Commission ‘pressure’ increases migration risk, says Hungarian FM in Luxembourg

Risks around migration are further aggravated by "strong pressure" by the European Commission "to promote the migration process", Foreign...

Orbán cabinet: Illegal migration likely to continue for decades

In an interview with British news channel Sky News, government spokesman Zoltán Kovács said on Monday that illegal migration could be...

EP elections – Fidesz: immigration most important issue for Europe

Immigration remains the most important issue for Europe, and the handling of that issue must be entrusted to nation states as the European...

Migrants without work permits coming from Serbia and Ukraine

In the last nine months the number of job roles that are open to non-EU citizens without a Hungarian work permit has risen by 20. Therefore we...

Orbán outlines Fidesz’s plan to stop immigration

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán on Friday outlined his Fidesz party's programme aimed at stopping immigration. The first part of the...

Head of PM’s Office: Brussels ‘must stop migrant card scheme’

Brussels "must stop its scheme of granting prepaid bank cards to migrants without delay", the head of the Prime Minister's Office said on...

Hungary & Italy: Helping families or replacing the population?

House Speaker László Kövér held talks with Matteo Salvini, interior minister of Italy and head of the League party, on Wednesday....

Hungarian MEP: Reinforcing Christian communities crucial for Syria

Reinforcing Syria's Christian church organisations is crucial for stability in the country, as they "serve as bridges" in education, health,...

Orbán’s nationalism and exclusion could lead to war – Jean Claude Juncker

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Foreign minister Szijjártó slams ‘Brussels’ over migration policy

Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó, speaking at a meeting of the Visegrad countries and eight Nordic-Baltic states in Lithuania on Monday,...

EP election ‘decisive’ due to migration, says Hungarian state secretary in Stockholm

The issue of migration is making the European parliamentary elections in May "decisive" for the continent and the European Union, the...

Solution to Europe demographic problem in families, not migration, says state secretary

The human resources ministry's state secretary emphasised the importance of the family in Europe's future during the 13th World Congress of...

Fidesz says position on ‘migrant cards’ vindicated by case of Syrian terrorist suspect

Hungary's ruling Fidesz party says its opposition to prepaid bank cards for migrants has been vindicated by intelligence reports that a Syrian...

United Nations wants to manage migration, not stop it, says Hungarian foreign minister

The UN global migration compact is about managing migration rather than stopping it, Péter Szijjártó, the foreign minister, said in a...

Hungary not to implement UN migration compact, says foreign minister

No matter the pressure, Hungary will not implement any of the United Nations' migration compact's provisions, the foreign minister told...

Orbán urges voters to ‘back Hungarian interests’ at EP election

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán in an interview on Sunday urged all Hungarians "who love their country and support its interests" to participate...

Migration Conference – Orbán urges swift action on migration

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, speaking at a conference on migration on Saturday, called for swift action to be taken on migration and border...

PM’s Office: Illegal migration has no winners

Illegal migration has no winners, only beneficiaries, Gergely Gulyás, head of the Prime Minister's Office, said in Budapest on...

Hungarian FM calls for more EU aid for Jordan

The European Union should increase its support for Jordan in light of its efforts to help refugees, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó told a...