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Zoltán KOVÁCS

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Government Spokesperson protests against playing of anti-Semitism card

Government spokesperson, June 7, 2018 10:10 AM

Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács protested against the playing of the anti-Semitism card in a brief letter to the editor published in the newspaper The Globe and Mail after the Canadian newspaper wrote in an article on 1 June that Hungary’s non-Christian minorities appear to be at risk.

Bloomberg article paints skewed picture of Hungary

Government spokesperson, June 7, 2018 10:05 AM

According to Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács, an article published by American news agency Bloomberg on 1 June, asserting that Prime Minister Viktor Orbán “is the key figure in a populist wave creating tensions that threaten to divide Europe”, paints a skewed picture of Hungary.

There is no stronger deterrent to organisation of migration than sanctions under criminal law

Government spokesperson, June 6, 2018 12:58 PM

According to Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács, there is no stronger deterrent to the organisation of illegal migration than the imposition of sanctions under criminal law.

Hungarians alone should have authority to decide whom they live together with

Government spokesperson, June 6, 2018 1:00 PM

The “Stop Soros” legislative package and the related constitutional amendment may guarantee that the decision-making competence and authority of the Hungarian Parliament cannot be avoided in any way on the issue of migration, the government spokesperson said on Kossuth Radio’s programme 180 minutes on Wednesday.

Stricter regulations for NGOs are not bad for democracy

Government spokesperson, May 18, 2018 8:38 PM

In contrast to the accusations, the tightening of Hungarian regulations regarding non-governmental organisations that are funded from abroad is not bad for democracy”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács stressed in a letter to the editor published on the Politico website.

For Hungarians, it’s Hungary first

Government spokesperson, April 24, 2018 11:36 AM

Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács responded to a recent article in The Washington Post on the state of democracy in Hungary with his own letter to the editor entitled: For Hungarians, it’s Hungary first.

The Sargentini Report is the Soros empire’s report

Government spokesperson, April 13, 2018 1:38 PM

Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács called the so-called Sargentini Report presented by the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) on Thursday the report of the Soros empire.

The administration that favours the nation and families will continue

Government spokesperson, April 11, 2018 11:07 AM

The demographics-focused administration mentioned by Prime Minister Viktor Orbán means measures that favour the nation and families, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács explained on Hungarian TV2 television’s morning show on Wednesday.

Demographics is the most important national strategy issue

Government spokesperson, April 11, 2018 11:04 AM

According to the Government Spokesperson, the Prime Minister placed focus on the most important national strategy issue when during his press conference on Tuesday he said that according to his intentions the next period in government will be weighted towards demographics.