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Zoltán KOVÁCS

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The Soros Plan would require 30 thousand euros-a-head to support the integration of migrants

Government spokesperson, September 22, 2017 5:14 PM

According to George Soros’s plan, a total of 30 thousand euros would have to be paid out over a period of two years to help the integration of illegal immigrants”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács said at a press conference in Budapest on Wednesday.

The Soros plan deniers aren’t being straight with us

Government spokesperson, September 22, 2017 5:16 PM

Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács published an article entitled “The Financial Times and the Soros plan deniers: these people just aren’t being straight with us” in his blog in reaction to op-eds published in the Financial Times and an American conservative news portal questioning the existence of the Soros Plan.

Incoming answers provide the Government with adequate means

Government spokesperson, September 22, 2017 11:03 AM

On Thursday evening, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács told Hungarian television channel M1 that the incoming answers in the most recent National Consultation provide the Government with much energy and the adequate means, which can be used in international forums as well.

Hungary recognises the ruling of the European Court of Justice

Government spokesperson, September 18, 2017 3:38 PM

“Hungary recognises the ruling of the European Court of Justice, but it does not agree with it at all, and from several perspectives the legal and political battle against the EU’s refugee quotas are only just the beginning”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács said in Brussels.

The New York Times still doesn’t get the migration crisis

Government spokesperson, September 12, 2017 10:58 AM

“The New York Times (NYT) editors really still don’t get the migration crisis”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács wrote in his blog in reaction to an op-ed published in the paper last week claiming that Hungary is making Europe’s migrant crisis worse.

Article in Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung is no more than German electioneering hot air

Government spokesperson, September 11, 2017 5:08 PM

The article published in the newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) which claims that an agreement is soon to be reached with respect to the distribution of refugees is „no more than German electioneering hot air”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács told the Hungarian news agency MTI on Monday.

Government decides to extend state of emergency with relation to immigration

Government spokesperson, August 30, 2017 12:53 PM

“On the recommendation of the Minister of Interior, the Government has decided to extend the state of emergency declared because of mass immigration by six months, until 7 March 2018”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács informed Hungarian news agency MTI in the recess of Wednesday’s cabinet meeting.

The legislative environment must be changed in the interests of the safety of the Hungarian people

Government spokesperson, August 25, 2017 6:18 PM

“The legislative environment must be changed in the interests of the safety of the Hungarian people, and accordingly at Friday’s cabinet meeting the Government asked Minister of Interior Sándor Pintér to speed up this process”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács told reporters in Budapest in the recess of the cabinet meeting.

Civil disobedience is a political category

Government spokesperson, July 14, 2017 12:10 PM

According to the Government Spokesperson, civil disobedience is a political category; Hungarian law does not allow any non-governmental organisation to withdraw itself from the scope of effect of laws that have been adopted by the National Assembly.