Ministry of Foreign Affairs

János Martonyi

Minister of Foreign Affairs

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Minister Martonyi: Russian actions in Ukrainian crisis „shock” for Europe

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, April 15, 2014 5:02 PM

The events of the Ukrainian crisis and associated Russian actions have caused an „external shock”, shattering the 15-25-year dream that territorial issues are no longer significant and only competition matters, Foreign Minister János Martonyi said on Tuesday.

Minister Martonyi: Hungary is ready to pump gas into Ukraine

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, April 11, 2014 1:13 PM

Hungary stands ready to transport gas into Ukraine and the technical means for doing so are at its disposal, Foreign Minister János Martonyi declared after meeting Ukrainian Deputy Foreign Minister Danylo Lubkivsky on April 10.

Hungary welcomes PACE resolution on protecting national minorities

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, April 11, 2014 12:31 PM

The Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Justice have welcomed that the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) adopted a resolution in support of the rights of European national minorities.

Raising charges against Malina shocking

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, April 11, 2014 8:19 AM

The Hungarian Government finds it shocking that the Slovak chief prosecutor’s office has brought charges against Hedvig Malina Zsak as a suspect of false testimony, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said 9 April 2014.

Foreign Minister Martonyi: Transatlantic Unity Must Be Strengthened

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, April 9, 2014 8:15 AM

The transatlantic unity must be strengthened, and trust between the two shores of the Atlantic must be increased – Minister of Foreign Affairs János Martonyi said at a memorial meeting of the Hungarian Atlantic Council held in Budapest on Tuesday, April 8. In his speech, Minister of Defence Csaba Hende stressed that the third Orbán Cabinet is going to be a reliable and strong partner of its allies.

Office receives 160 registrations from foreign observers

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, April 5, 2014 11:26 AM

Altogether 160 delegates from foreign organisations have registered to be present as observers at Hungary’s general election on 6 April, the National Election Office (NVI) said on its website.

Political Director meets volunteers from Kiev's Maidan Square

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, April 4, 2014 4:03 PM

On 3 April 2014, Deputy State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Szabolcs Takács met a group of volunteers who worked in Maidan Square in Kiev during the recent riots in the Ukrainian capital.