Hungarian PM apologizes

Hungarian PM apologizes to Prime Minister for country's conduct during the Holocaust. 'Previous governments sinned when Jews not protected.'Mordechai Sones, 7/18/2017, 3:44 PM

Hungarian PM meets Jewish leaders

Prominent Jewish leaders meet PM Viktor Orban and his deputy amid concerns over support for Hitler ally.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2017, 5:44 AM

Israel accepts Hungary's clarification of praise for Hitler ally

Israel accepts clarification from Hungary's Foreign Minister regarding Prime Minister Orban's praise of Miklos Horthy.Ben Ariel, 7/3/2017, 6:06 AM

Hungarian PM praises Hitler ally

Jewish groups criticize Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s praise for wartime Nazi ally Miklos Horthy.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/24/2017, 12:34 AM

Hungarian Prime Minister endorses Trump

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban says Donald Trump is a better option for Europe and Hungary than Hillary Clinton.Ben Ariel, 7/24/2016, 6:16 AM

Hungarian PM denounces plans to erect statue of anti-Semite

After int'l outrage, Viktor Orban demands foundation behind statue of WWII-era politician Balint Homan return government funding.Cynthia Blank, 12/16/2015, 7:39 PM

Austrian Chancellor Compares Migrant Exodus, Holocaust

Hungary's deception, concentration of Middle Eastern refugees is reminiscent of 1944 Auschwitz deportations, chancellor fires.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2015, 9:15 AM

WJC's Lauder: 'Dialog' Needed to Deal With Hungrary Anti-Semites

In interview with the Associated Press, WJC President Ron Lauder says he is 'concerned' about the rise of the far-right in Hungary.Yaakov Levi, 4/12/2015, 7:04 PM

Merkel, Orban to Mull Over Anti-Semitism in Hungary

European leaders to discuss Jobbik, rising tide of hate crimes in Hungary against Jews in visit to Budapest synagogue.Nissan Tzur, 1/30/2015, 10:37 AM

Orban Admits Hungary's 'Shameful' Holocaust Role

Budapest admits Hungary's role in the Holocaust during ceremony marking 70th anniversary of camp's liberation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2015, 11:00 PM

Hungary Puts Up Controversial Monument Despite Protests

WWII monument detracts from Holocaust, glosses over Hungarian anti-Semitism, demonstrators say.AFP, 7/21/2014, 9:49 PM

Hungary Remembers Holocaust Amid Boycotts, Protests

Jewish, civil rights groups continue to boycott Holocaust memorial events amidst rising anti-Semitism in the government.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2014, 5:34 PM

Hungarian Anti-Semitic Party Gains in Elections

Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban wins clear victory in elections, while Jobbik party increases its share of the vote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2014, 4:42 AM

WJC Says Hungarian Government is Falsifying History

World Jewish Congress president supports decision of Hungary's Jews to boycott events marking the 70th anniversary of deportations.Elad Benari, 2/16/2014, 5:46 AM

Hungarian Jews Pull Out of Holocaust Memorial

Hungary's largest Jewish organization pulls out of Holocaust memorial year, says PM Orban is "ignoring" the sensitivities of survivors.Elad Benari, 2/10/2014, 4:12 AM

Hungarian PM Promises 'Zero Tolerance' for Anti-Semitism

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban tells WJC that anti-Semitism is"unacceptable and intolerable".Elad Benari, 5/6/2013, 12:12 AM

American Poet Turns Down Hungarian Award

Lawrence Ferlinghetti turns down literary award partly funded by the Hungarian government due to concerns about human rights.Elad Benari, 10/14/2012, 2:05 AM