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Zoltán KOVÁCS

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Prime Minister Viktor Orbán to deliver a speech at House of Terror Museum on 23 October

Government spokesperson, October 13, 2017 7:07 PM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán will deliver a speech at the House of Terror Museum on 23 October, on the 61st anniversary of the 1956 revolution and freedom fight, the Government Spokesperson announced at his press conference held on Friday in Budapest.

Implementation of Soros plan is making headway in European Union

Government spokesperson, October 11, 2017 5:23 PM

According to the Government Spokesperson, while it is being denied, the implementation of the Soros plan is making headway in the institutions of the European Union.

Everyone will receive the National Consultation questionnaire by the end of the month

Government spokesperson, October 6, 2017 1:15 PM

“Distribution of the Government’s National Consultation questionnaire will begin in Budapest within a few days, and households in every settlement in the country will receive it by the end of this month”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács said on Hungarian M1 television’s Thursday evening current affairs program.

Hungary always stands up against decisions contrary to the country’s interests

Government spokesperson, October 3, 2017 5:05 PM

Hungary always stands up against decisions and measures which are contrary to the country’s best interests, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács said on the programme Deadline of the Danish television channel DR.

The quota system has failed

Prime Minister’s Office, September 29, 2017 10:48 AM

“The quota system has failed”, Minister heading the Prime Minister’s Office János Lázár said at the Governmentinfo 99 press conference, explaining: member states accepted only 29 percent of the numbers prescribed by the European Commission by the 26 September deadline.

The Financial Times is losing sight of plain facts in its articles criticising Hungary

Government spokesperson, September 28, 2017 12:57 PM

“The series of attempted denunciations of Hungary by your newspaper presents opinion so determined in its criticism that it loses sight of plain facts”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács wrote in a reader’s letter published in Friday’s edition of the British business daily.

We do not give up protecting our own borders

Government spokesperson, September 27, 2017 11:48 AM

Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács has told Hungarian television channel M1 that border protection falls within the competence of the Member States in the EU, the Government has never given it up and never will. However, it will still make every effort to prevent a permanent mechanism for the distribution of migrants from being established.

The upcoming National Consultation will include seven questions

Cabinet Office of the Prime Minister, September 25, 2017 1:19 PM

“The National Consultation on immigration and the mandatory resettlement quota that will be launched by the Government in early October is expected to include seven questions”, the Cabinet Office of the Prime Ministers’ Parliamentary State Secretary, Csaba Dömötör said on Kossuth Radio’s “Sunday Paper” program.

The European Commission could punish countries that reject the “Soros Plan”

Government spokesperson, September 26, 2017 4:24 PM

“In addition to scare tactics, threats and political blackmail, the European Commission has also suggested a concrete punishment for countries that refuse to take part in the implementation of the Soros Plan”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács said at a press conference in Budapest.