Sándor Pintér, Dr.

Minister of Interior

Minister of Interior

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The Asylum Office committed no error

Ministry of Interior, November 21, 2018 7:14 PM

“The Office of Immigration and Asylum committed no error during its report at Tuesday’s session of Parliament’s National Security Committee”, Minister of Interior Sándor Pintér declared in a statement to reporters following the body’s extraordinary session on Wednesday.

Government’s public employment policy is successful

Ministry of Interior, November 8, 2018 5:58 PM

The government’s public employment policy is successful, equally for local governments in the public employment system, society and workers, the Minister of State for Local Governments at the Ministry of Interior stated on Tuesday in Budapest.

Protection of external borders must fall within responsibility of Member States

Ministry of Interior, October 18, 2018 10:10 AM

On 11-12 October 2018 the Justice and Home Affairs Council held a two-day meeting in Luxembourg. On the home affairs day of the session the Hungarian delegation was led by Interior Minister Sándor Pintér.

Without border protection, Hungary would be a halfway house and an assembly-point for migrants

Ministry of Interior, October 11, 2018 9:38 AM

“Without border protection, Hungary would be a halfway house and an assembly-point for migrants, and Europe would be defenceless, and accordingly the Government in no way supports Brussels’ latest efforts aimed at taking border protection away from member states”, the Ministry of Interior’s Parliamentary State Secretary said in a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI following his hearings before various parliamentary committees on Wednesday.

They are attacking Hungary with another false report to take away our border protection rights

Ministry of Interior, September 18, 2018 6:35 PM

“Brussels is attacking Hungary with another report that contains untruths so they can take away our right to protect our borders”, the Ministry of Interior stressed in a statement to Hungarian news agency MTI on Tuesday.

Several European countries are following the politics of the V4

Ministry of Interior, June 26, 2018 2:57 PM

“The V4 has forged a path in Europe, and the policies that the Visegrád Group pioneered are now being followed by several countries”, Minister of Interior Sándor Pintér said at a meeting between the interior ministers of the V4 countries and Austria.

Hungary is the world’s fifteenth safest country

Ministry of Interior, June 25, 2018 11:07 AM

“Without the work of the civil guard, Hungary could not be the world’s fifteenth safest country”, Minister of Interior Sándor Pintér said at the opening of the 14th National Civil Guard Day and the 7th National Civil Guard Equestrian Parade in Baja on Saturday.

Hungarian and Macedonian Interior Ministers agreed on police cooperation

Ministry of Interior, March 23, 2018 1:30 PM

Without Macedonia’s efforts Hungary would be in a much more difficult situation regarding the protection of its southern borders, Interior Minister Sándor Pintér stated after he signed an agreement on police cooperation between the two states with his Macedonian counterpart.

EU Interior Ministers discuss immigration

Ministry of Interior, January 26, 2018 3:06 PM

An informal meeting of the European Union’s ministers of interior and justice was held in Sofia on 25-26 January 2018. On the interior day of the meeting, the Hungarian delegation was led by Minister of interior Dr. Sándor Pintér.