Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Péter Szijjártó

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Leading news

The threat of terrorism in Europe remains extreme

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 22, 2017 4:39 PM

According to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, based on events this summer it is justified to state that the security situation in Europe has never been this bad and the threat of terrorism has never been as serious as it is now.

Statement of the Ministry regarding the attack in Surgut

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 19, 2017 9:40 PM

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade expresses its sincere condolences regarding the vicious attack in Surgut, Russia, where many injured in a knife rampage.

Statement of the Ministry regarding the attack in Turku

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 19, 2017 6:57 PM

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary offers its sincere heartfelt condolences with regard to the outrageous attack in Turku which claimed innocent lives and injured so many.

Increasing risk of terrorism threatens every country of Europe

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 18, 2017 5:09 PM

The terrible Barcelona attack shocked every person with a kind-hearted disposition, and draws attention to the fact that every country of Europe is being threatened by the increasing risk of terrorism, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó told the Hungarian news agency MTI on Friday.

Hungarian national among those injured in attack

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 18, 2017 5:12 PM

There is a Hungarian national among those injured in the Barcelona attack: a Hungarian woman is lightly injured, but she has already been released from hospital, Levente Magyar, Parliamentary State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade said at his press conference held on Friday.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade condemns Barcelona attack

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 18, 2017 10:23 AM

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade was deeply shocked to learn about the Barcelona terrorist incident, and condemns the cowardly attack in the strongest possible terms.

Contracts of Muravidék economic development programme signed

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 18, 2017 9:18 AM

The contracts of the economic development programme which serve to support Hungarian communities in the Carpathian Basin were signed in Muravidék (Prekmurje), Slovenia as the first Member State of the European Union, and from the allocation of HUF 500 million provided by the Hungarian State, 155 family businesses were awarded grants.

Martin Schulz would be better off minding his own party’s business

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 17, 2017 7:06 PM

According to Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó, Martin Schulz, chancellor-candidate of the German social democrats would be better off minding his own party’s business, rather than criticising Hungary and Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán.

Communication of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade regarding mass accident on the Island of Madeira

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, August 16, 2017 11:55 AM

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade was shocked to learn about the mass accident on the Island of Madeira which claimed the lives of 13 pilgrims, including the life of a Hungarian national.