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Young protesters shout anti-government slogans outside the Presidential Palace in Budapest

Young protesters shout anti-government slogans outside the Presidential Palace in Budapest

US concerned over Hungary after massive anti-Government protests

11/04/2017 18:37

A key U.S. official is meeting with Hungary's government after some 70,000 people rallied in Budapest against new legislation that they fear will force the closure of the famed Central European University (CEU) founded by American billionaire George Soros.

Migrants in ìn 'no man's land' at the border between Hungary and Serbia

Migrants in ìn 'no man's land' at the border between Hungary and Serbia

Hungary fires Police Officer for abusing migrants

06/04/2017 18:52

Hungary's interior minister says a police officer has been fired for abusing migrants, in the first such decision after repeated reports by human rights advocates about cases of ill-treatment. 

Forced migrants and refugees walk towards the Serbian border with Hungary

Forced migrants and refugees walk towards the Serbian border with Hungary

Hungary completes harsh container camps for asylum seekers

02/04/2017 19:07

Hungary says it has completed two controversial border container camps where asylum-seekers, including children, have to wait until their cases are decided. Besides opening the camps authorities are also cracking down on foreign-backed groups that criticize these refugee policies.       

A smartphone displays a tweet of Pope Francis reading 'Please pray for me'

A smartphone displays a tweet of Pope Francis reading 'Please pray for me'

Vatican workshop on ‘Twitter Diplomacy at Holy See’

03/03/2017 17:02

A one-day workshop was held on Friday in the Vatican on ‘Twitter Diplomacy at the Holy See’, an event hosted by the Vatican Secretariat for Communications (SPC), in conjunction with the British Embassy to the Holy See

 

A Hungarian soldier stands guard along the border with Serbia

A Hungarian soldier stands guard along the border with Serbia.

Human rights activists threaten suit against Hungary

10/02/2017 16:43

Human rights activists have vowed to sue Hungary at the European Union's top court after the government announced that it will hold asylum seekers in border camps made up of shipping containers while their asylum requests are settled.

Mourners pay their respects and light candles for Hungarian victims of a bus accident that occured last week.

Mourners pay their respects and light candles for Hungarian victims of a bus accident that occured last week. On Friday, Pope Francis expressed his condolences, and offered his prayers for victims of the crash.

Pope sends condolences to victims of bus crash in Italy

27/01/2017 13:24

Pope Francis has extended his condolences to victims a tragic bus crash that occurred in Italy earlier this week.