Italy: Former PM seeks to force E. Europe to take more migrants

Would use 'iron' fist to force countries in Eastern Europe to 'respect the rules'.Mordechai Sones, 8/7/2017, 7:55 PM

EU gives Poland, Hungary, Czechs month to reverse migrant policy

Commends Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, and 'in particular' Sweden, for relatively high numbers of relocations.Mordechai Sones, 8/3/2017, 11:18 AM

Hungarian PM: EU and Soros seek to 'Muslimize' Europe

'We have to stand our ground against the Soros-mafia network and the Brussels bureaucrats.'Mordechai Sones, 7/23/2017, 2:10 PM

EU responds to Netanyahu: "Relations between us run deep"

The EU envoy to Israel responded to Netanyahu's calling it "crazy" yesterday in Hungary.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2017, 1:35 PM

Anti-Semitism, Hungary and Netanyahu: What you need to know

Netanyahu's recent visit to Hungary amid controversial campaign targeting far-left Jewish donor George Soros draws criticism from left.Cnaan Liphshiz, 7/20/2017, 10:21 AM

Netanyahu: The Jewish people were blessed with ingenuity

Netanyahu visits Budapest synagogue with Hungarian counterpart, calls to stand against anti-Semitism and anti-Israelism.Nitsan Keidar, 7/20/2017, 12:06 AM

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

PM makes historic visit to Hungary

PM Netanyahu becomes first Israeli Prime Minister to visit Hungary since 1989 fall of Communism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2017, 7:31 PM

Report: Hungary ends anti-Soros campaign

Campaign against US billionaire which drew accusations of anti-Semitism declared over, said to have met its goals.Gary Willig, 7/12/2017, 5:03 PM

Soros 'distressed' by 'anti-Semitic' Hungary campaign

US billionaire decries use of anti-Semitic imagery in opposition to his alleged opposition to Hungary's immigration policy.JTA, 7/11/2017, 8:53 PM

Israel clarifies stance on anti-Soros campaign

Israeli official: We condemn anti-Semitism but that doesn't mean Soros is exempt from criticism.Nitsan Keidar, 7/10/2017, 4:05 AM

Israel envoy urges Hungary to halt anti-Soros campaign

Israeli ambassador Amrani pushes government to halt campaign targeting Jewish US billionaire George Soros, since it sparks anti-Semitism.AFP, 7/9/2017, 12:20 AM

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 Jews slam PM’s praises for Hitler ally Horthy

Jews rip Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's praise for Mklos Horthy, WWII-era leader who allied himself with Hitler.JTA, 6/26/2017, 2:58 PM

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

Three EU countries say 'no' to Muslims

EU mulling legal cases against Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic over their refusal to take in Muslim asylum-seekers.Nissan Tzur, 6/13/2017, 3:43 AM

Holocaust denier to be extradited to Germany

Former leftist terrorist turned neo-Nazi to be returned to Germany to complete jail sentence after fleeing to Hungary.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2017, 5:49 PM

Fugitive neo-Nazi was arrested while asking for asylum

German media reports infamous neo-Nazi, Holocaust denier, and terrorist asked Hungarian Prime Minister for political asylum.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2017, 5:31 PM

Fugitive neo-Nazi arrested after escaping jail sentence

Famous neo-Nazi and Holocaust denier who foundeded radical leftist terror group arrested in Hungary after fleeing jail sentence in Germany.AFP, 5/15/2017, 6:02 PM

Sebastian Gorka: I'm attacked because I'm pro-Israel

White House adviser says accusations of anti-Semitism are to prevent administration from being able to speak the truth and be pro-Israel.Gary Wilig, 5/7/2017, 7:31 PM

EU official: Hungarian PM is acting anti-Semitic

EU official: Hungarian prime minister’s crusade against George Soros is anti-Semitic.JTA, 5/7/2017, 10:08 AM

'Hungary has no business in Iran's nuclear program'

Hungarian opposition calls on government to cancel nuclear pact with Iran.JTA, 4/22/2017, 11:06 PM

Hungarian Holocaust museum still hasn't opened

Hungary’s controversial $22 million Holocaust museum enters 3rd year of disuse.JTA, 4/22/2017, 8:30 PM

Trump aide accused of supporting violent anti-Semitic militia

Trump counterterrorism adviser Sebastian Gorka admits in 2007 interview to supporting anti-Semitic militia banned by several courts.JTA and Arutz Sheva, 4/4/2017, 8:53 PM

Hungarian Government Honors Bar-Ilan University President

Recognized for his 'manifold and committed activities to strengthen Hungarian-Israeli academic and social relations'.Mordechai Sones, 3/28/2017, 4:57 PM

Hungary left and right maneuvre to oust 'omnipotent' Orban

Hungary expects right to win upcoming elections, radical right-wing party says 'Jews have nothing to fear' from them.AFP, 3/12/2017, 7:11 AM

Hungarian leader: I respect Israel's right to exist

Hungarian far-right leader says he respects Israel’s right to exist, rabbis doubt sincerity.JTA, 1/14/2017, 6:59 PM

Hungarian rabbi rejects Hanukkah greeting from anti-Semites

Rabbi from Budapest rejects Hanukkah greeting from the far-right Jobbik party.Ben Ariel and JTA, 12/30/2016, 4:32 AM

Hungary opens 'Houdini museum'

Ninety years after his death, the secrets of famed Jewish illusionist Harry Houdini have been unlocked in a Hungarian museum.AFP, 12/8/2016, 7:37 AM

Two injured in explosion in Budapest

Explosion at a ground-floor shop in downtown Budapest injures two. The cause is not yet clear.Ben Ariel, 9/25/2016, 3:35 AM

Former Neo-Nazi to immigrate to Israel

Czanad Szegedi, a former member of antisemitic Hungarian Jobbik party, is about to immigrate to Israel after discovering his Jewish roots.Yoel Domb, 9/22/2016, 12:03 PM

Hundreds protest vandalism of Budapest Holocaust memorial

Hundreds protest in downtown Budapest against a vandalism attack on a memorial to the victims of the Holocaust in Hungary.JTA, 9/21/2016, 4:53 AM

Daughter of American rep. returns state award to Hungary

Daughter of Tom Lantos returns state award to Hungary to protest the same award being presented to an anti-Semitic journalist.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 9/6/2016, 3:13 AM

Hungary blocks websites that deny the Holocaust

Court in Budapest orders temporary blocking of 20 websites that carry Holocaust denial material.Elad Benari, 9/1/2016, 4:46 AM

Holocaust Museum blasts award to anti-Semitic Hungarian

U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum slams decision by Hungary to grant a prestigious award to Zsolt Bayer.Ben Ariel, 8/24/2016, 5:13 AM

Dozens hand in their medals as Hungary honors 'anti-Semite'

Dozens of Hungarians are returning their Knight's Cross honor medals in protest of "racist" journalist Zsolt Bayer's award.AFP, 8/22/2016, 7:35 PM

Hungarian MEP: Use pig heads to deter Muslims at the border

In a Twitter argument with Human Rights Watch, MEP Gyorgy Schopflin's sarcastic comments quickly spun out of control.Rachel Kaplan, 8/22/2016, 5:39 PM

Hungarian hooligans seen making Nazi salutes during Euro 2016

Hungarian soccer fans clash with French police and stewards, police to investigate for anti-Semitism.Shoshana Miskin Perez, 6/20/2016, 9:28 AM

London yeshiva students injured in Hungary car crash

Two yeshiva students had been en route to the grave of the founder of the Kerestirer Hasidic dynasty.Haim Lev, 5/11/2016, 8:58 PM

Hungary: Suspects named in murder of Israeli backpacker

One of Ofir Gross's suspected murderers, 'Charles N.,' was a known drug addict and had served time for robbery.Tova Dvorin, 5/3/2016, 4:38 PM

Hungary: Israeli backpacker was killed during robbery

Prosecutor says suspects include drug addicted ex-con, claims killers were after victim's valuables.JTA, 5/3/2016, 7:38 AM

Slain Israeli's family: Police keeping us in the dark

Family of Ofir Gross says they have 'no idea' when his body will be flown to Israel; thank Israelis for helping in the search effort.Tova Dvorin, 5/2/2016, 12:33 PM

Hungary: Two suspects arrested over murder of Israeli backpacker

Hungarian police now believe the death Ofer Gross was an act of murder, and have arrested two young suspects.Ari Soffer, 5/1/2016, 5:50 PM

Jerusalem man found dead in Hungary

40 year-old Ofir Gross's body found after ten days; circumstances remain unclear.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/1/2016, 10:31 AM

Frantic search for Israeli missing in Hungary for a week

Jerusalem man studying in Berlin goes missing on trip to Hungary, desperate family 'trying not to think' of what might have happened.Ari Yashar, 4/28/2016, 3:40 PM

Israel wins 2nd place in Formula One race

Roy Nissany takes second at rainy Formula V8 3.5 Series in Budapest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2016, 9:42 PM

35% of Hungarians are anti-Semitic

New study finds 23% of respondents hold ‘extreme’ anti-Semitic views toward Jews, 12% are ‘moderate.'Nissan Tzur, Shoshana Miskin, 4/21/2016, 5:22 PM

Tens of thousands participate in March of the Living in Hungary

Three Christian bishops among tens of thousands who took part in the March of the Living in Hungary.JTA, 4/19/2016, 6:03 AM

Refugees bring anti-Semitism to Europe, warns Hungarian minister

Senior Hungarian Cabinet minister Janos Lazar, warns Muslim refugees entering Europe are 'strongly anti-Semitic.'JTA, 4/18/2016, 2:28 PM

Nazi-era Jewish remains laid to rest in Hungary

Remains of Jews found in the Danube river buried in Budapest.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/15/2016, 9:38 PM

Hungarian-Jewish Nobel Literature Prize winner dies aged 86

Holocaust survivor Imre Kertesz, named one of the 20th century's most influential Hungarian writers, passes away after long illness.Peter Murphy, 3/31/2016, 12:16 PM

Hungary protesters block unveiling of statue for anti-Semite

Ceremony for statue of Gyorgy Donath, politician who helped Nazis promote anti-Jewish laws in Hungary, canceled due to protests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2016, 9:14 PM

Holocaust survivors sue Hungary for mass transport of Jews

14 Holocaust survivors sue the Hungarian government and a train company for complicity with the Nazi regime in the US.Raphael Poch, 2/4/2016, 8:13 AM

Hungarian man faces jail for Holocaust denial on Facebook

38-year-old charged with public denial of genocide in anti-Semitic rant, could face 400 days in jail or hefty fine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2016, 6:43 PM

Anti-Semitic abuse hurled at Jews in Budapest

In center of Hungarian capital, a group of inebriated men accused the Jews of 'killing Jesus.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2015, 12:59 PM

Hungary scraps statue of anti-Semite

Planned statue of Balint Homan, who held anti-Semitic views, cancelled after outcry from Jewish groups.Ben Ariel, Canada, 12/18/2015, 10:01 PM