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This year central events of 20 August celebrations will be three days long

Government spokesperson, July 31, 2018 3:28 PM

This year the central events of the 20 August national holiday will last three days, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács said.

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.

It is safer to be Jewish in Central Europe than anywhere else on the continent

Government spokesperson, July 20, 2018 10:42 AM

According to Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács it is safer to be Jewish in Central Europe than anywhere else in Europe, and “this is related to the new type of anti-Semitism caused by mass migration”.

Within German-Hungarian relations, the emphasis is on cooperation

Government spokesperson, July 9, 2018 11:24 AM

Although the positions of the anti-immigration Hungarian Government and pro-immigration German Government collide, according to the Government Spokesperson we must concentrate on issues with relation to which the foundations for cooperation are present.

It is more humane for EU to provide assistance locally

Government spokesperson, July 6, 2018 10:18 AM

Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács believes it would be more humane if Member States of the European Union provided assistance for the needy locally and if they attempted to prevent migrants from setting out on a journey of thousands of kilometres and coming to Europe illegally only to have to send them back.

Cooperation with Germany could advance to a new level

Government spokesperson, July 5, 2018 4:15 PM

“Hungarian-German relations within the fields of the economy, innovation and technology, as well as with relation to defence policy, could advance to a new level and be given a new quality”, the Government Spokesperson said in evaluation of the fact that Prime Minister Viktor Orbán held talks in Berlin with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

If the will exists, the borders can be protected

Government spokesperson, June 29, 2018 10:36 AM

According to the Government Spokesperson, if the will exists, the borders can be protected. Speaking on Hungarian M1 television’s Thursday evening current affairs program, Zoltán Kovács said the Italian measures prove that Europe’s maritime borders can also be protected.

Will of the people must prevail throughout Europe

Government spokesperson, June 28, 2018 2:35 PM

The will of the people regarding the management of illegal immigration must prevail throughout Europe, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács said at his press conference on Thursday.

The V4 has acted with true European solidarity in recent years

Government spokesperson, June 22, 2018 9:09 AM

“During the past three years the countries of the Visegrád Group (V4) have acted against illegal migration while showing true European solidarity”, Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács stressed on Hungarian M1 television’s Thursday evening current affairs program.

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.