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  • Hungary seeks EU debate about restoring death penalty 
    Updated: May-05-15 11:10 am

    BUDAPEST, Hungary - A debate about restoring the death penalty has been a recurring issue with Hungary's prime minister since a 2002 bank robbery in which eight people were murdered.

  • Hungary says no plans to restore death penalty 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 12:04 pm

    BRUSSELS - The Hungarian government said Thursday it has no plans to restore the death penalty after European Union leaders warned that Prime Minister Viktor Orban would be in for "a fight" if he considered sidestepping a cornerstone of the EU's fundamental rights.

  • Hungary says FBI chief insensitive, superficial on Holocaust story has photos
    Updated: Apr-21-15 7:55 pm

    BUDAPEST, Hungary - Hungary has joined Poland in denouncing remarks by FBI director James Comey which seemed to equate Poland's and Hungary's roles in the Holocaust with that of Germany.

  • Hungary PM Orban ready to back 2024 Olympic bid by Budapest story has photos
    Updated: Apr-16-15 10:33 am

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland - The Hungarian government is prepared to support a bid by Budapest to host the 2024 Olympics, Prime Minister Viktor Orban told The Associated Press on Thursday.