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Zoltán KOVÁCS

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Majority rejected new Frontex proposal

Government spokesperson, September 21, 2018 10:37 AM

According to Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács, at the informal summit of EU heads of state and government, “the majority of countries” rejected the new proposal on the upgrading of the role of the European Union’s border and coast guard agency (Frontex) which would withdraw “partial rights attached to border controls”.

It is most unfortunate that the Western European left want to lecture Eastern Europe

Government spokesperson, September 17, 2018 3:56 PM

“Hungary and the other Eastern European nations know what freedom is, because they struggled to achieve freedom during communism, and accordingly it is most unfortunate that the Western European political left are now lecturing these countries”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács said on Monday in London, referring to last week’s vote in the European Parliament on the so-called Sargentini Report.

The Report includes factual errors and applies a double standard

Government spokesperson, September 12, 2018 9:47 AM

According to the Government Spokesperson, Tuesday’s European Parliament (EP) debate on the Sargentini Report and the vote on Wednesday is a mockery of the rule of law in the name of the rule of law. Speaking on Hungarian M1 television’s Tuesday evening current affairs program, Zoltán Kovács spoke about the fact that the Report includes factual errors and applies a double standard.

It is appalling to listen to Sargentini’s absurdities

Government spokesperson, September 11, 2018 1:16 PM

“It is appalling to listen to the absurdities that Dutch Green Party Member of the European Parliament (MEP) Judith Sargentini has been spouting for almost eighteen months now, since she began compiling her report on Hungary”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács told BBC Radio 4 on Tuesday.

We are facing a show trial in the debate on the Sargentini Report

Government spokesperson, September 10, 2018 4:52 PM

“We are facing a show trial in the European Parliament (EP) debate on the so-called Sargentini Report, in which fact and substantive elements play an extremely minor role”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács declared in Brussels.

European people have had enough of pro-immigration politics

Government spokesperson, August 28, 2018 9:46 AM

A fundamental change is taking place in Europe, the people have had enough of pro-immigration politics, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács said on the Monday evening programme of the public service television news channel M1.

All celebratory programmes held successfully in capital

Government spokesperson, August 23, 2018 8:13 AM

All celebratory programmes have been held successfully in the capital, the Office of the Government Spokesperson informed the Hungarian news agency MTI on Monday evening.

Debrecen will be able to provide for BMW’s operation with training of experts

Government spokesperson, August 15, 2018 9:52 AM

BMW’s Debrecen investment also reflects the German car manufacturer’s conviction that the city will be able to provide for the plant’s effective operation in the long term with the training of adequate experts, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács said on the Tuesday evening programme of the public service television news channel M1.

There is political pressure behind infringement procedure

Government spokesperson, July 25, 2018 2:27 PM

According to Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács, there is political pressure behind the infringement procedure instituted against Hungary due to the “Stop Soros” legislative package.