Sándor Pintér, Dr.

Minister of Interior

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New temporary reception centre to be established

Ministry of Interior, September 10, 2015 5:41 PM

The Government of Hungary is protecting the country’s borders, and expects the same from other EU Member States, with special emphasis on the importance of Schengen borders.

4500 migrants transported to the Austrian border overnight; international train services to recommence

Ministry of Interior, September 5, 2015 2:13 PM

Some 4500 migrants were transported by bus to the Austrian border overnight, The Minister of Interior’s Parliamentary State Secretary Károly Kontrát announced at a press conference on Saturday morning.

The Government is not planning to shelter migrants in Veszprém County

Ministry of Interior, September 3, 2015 1:45 PM

Rumours claiming that migrants would be sheltered in any locality in Veszprém County are totally without foundation.

Penal enforcement prepared for receiving migrants convicted of illegal border-crossing

Ministry of Interior, August 31, 2015 12:17 PM

The goal is to „remove” illegal border-crossers from the territory of Hungary; however, if they must for some reason serve their sentences here, Hungarian penal enforcement is prepared for their reception, Minister of State of the Ministry of Interior Károly Kontrát said on Monday in the programme 180 minutes of the radio station Kossuth Rádió.

Hungary is using its available resources and technical means to fulfil its duties as part of the Frontex cooperation

Ministry of Interior, August 18, 2015 5:50 PM

Due to its geography, Hungary does not have the resources and technical means appropriate for maritime operations, and it is therefore understandable that it cannot participate in the Triton 2015 operation by the European Agency for the Management of Operational Cooperation at the External Borders of the Member States of the European Union (Frontex).

Hungary is overachieving in the protection of the Schengen borders

Ministry of Interior, August 17, 2015 4:13 PM

At a press conference in Budapest on Monday, Parliamentary State Secretary at the Ministry of Interior Károly Kontrát said that Hungary is overachieving in the protection of the Schengen borders, and it is the EU Member State which is doing the most in this area.

Human trafficking is one of the gravest violations of human rights

Ministry of Interior, August 14, 2015 10:54 AM

Human trafficking is one of the gravest violations of human rights, in the prevention of which international cooperation plays a key role, Krisztina Berta, Deputy State Secretary for EU and International Affairs at the Ministry of Interior and National Anti-trafficking Coordinator, said at the press conference organised by the Ministry of Interior at the Sziget Festival on Thursday.

Hungary to receive EUR 61.4 million from the Internal Security Fund

Ministry of Interior, August 12, 2015 11:58 AM

The European Commission has approved Hungary’s multi-annual National Programme of the Internal Security Fund, thus EU funds of EUR 61.4 million will be made available to Hungary.

Three and a half billion forints to be spent on local government developments

Ministry of Interior, August 10, 2015 1:27 PM

Minister of Interior Sándor Pintér has decided on the disbursement of HUF 3.5 billion, to be spent by 207 local governments on investments related to their operations.

The Government will provide everything to ensure security in Martonfa and Sormás

Ministry of Interior, August 4, 2015 5:58 PM

Following talks with the mayors of Martonfa (Baranya County) and Sormás (Zala County), where two new migrant reception centres are to be established, Minister of State for Local Government at the Ministry of Interior Tibor Pogácsás told Hungarian news agency MTI on Tuesday that the Government will do everything to maintain public security and normal everyday life in the two settlements.