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Viktor Orbán receives highest FINA award

The Prime Minister, July 24, 2017 4:05 PM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán was presented with the highest ranking award of the World Swimming Association (FINA) by the Association’s President Julio César Maglione in Budapest’s Parliament Building on Monday.

Prime Minister Orbán holds talks with President of IOC

The Prime Minister, July 24, 2017 4:06 PM

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán invited President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach for a working lunch in Budapest on Sunday, Head of the Prime Minister’s Press Office Bertalan Havasi informed the kormany.hu government news portal.

We will stand up for Poland under all circumstances

The Prime Minister, July 24, 2017 4:07 PM

On Saturday afternoon in Tusnádfürdő, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán held talks with the Chairman of Polish Parliament’s (the Szejm’s) Hungarian-Polish Parliamentary Group Piotr Naimski, who he once again assured of Hungary’s solidarity, the Prime Ministers’ Press Chief, Bertalan Havasi informed Hungarian news agency MTI.

Zero tolerance on anti-Semitism

The Prime Minister, July 22, 2017 3:49 PM

In an interview with the Israeli newspaper Israel Hayom (“Israel Today”), Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that in Hungarian political life there is zero tolerance on anti-Semitism, and “we will never tolerate any kind of anti-Semitic approach to issues”.

Defending the border is a national task

The Prime Minister, July 21, 2017 2:41 PM

On the Kossuth Radio programme “180 Minutes” on Friday, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán stated that a country which is unable to defend its border is no country at all.

Hungarian and Israeli prime ministers visit representatives of the Hungarian Jewish Community

The Prime Minister, July 20, 2017 2:48 PM

At the invitation of the Federation of Hungarian Jewish Communities (MAZSIHISZ), Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu visited representatives of the Hungarian Jewish Community at the Dohány Street Synagogue (the Great Synagogue) in Budapest on Wednesday.

All political obstacles have been removed from the path of Hungarian-Israeli economic cooperation

The Prime Minister, July 20, 2017 2:56 PM

In his closing speech at the Hungarian-Israeli Business Forum, which was held to coincide with Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu’s official visit to Hungary, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that “All political obstacles have been removed from the path of Hungarian-Israeli economic cooperation”.

Visegrád countries assure Italy of their support

The Prime Minister, July 19, 2017 8:37 PM

In a letter sent on Wednesday to Italian prime minister Paolo Gentiloni by the prime ministers of the Visegrád countries (V4), the V4 countries assured Italy of their support in the European migration crisis.

Joint task force to be set up in fight against terrorism

The Prime Minister, July 19, 2017 8:04 PM

In Budapest on Wednesday, after a meeting between the Israeli prime minister and the prime ministers of the countries of the Visegrád Four (V4), Prime Minister Viktor Orbán announced that, at the initiative of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the V4 countries, a joint task force will be set up to further the fight against terrorism.