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Stories with person: Viktor Orban
  • Szabad, Hungary's first post-Soviet parliament chief, dies 
    Updated: Jul-03-15 12:26 pm

    BUDAPEST, Hungary - Gyorgy Szabad, a historian who survived forced labor during the Holocaust to become the speaker of Hungary's first post-communist Parliament, has died at age 90.

  • Hungary: Fence on Serbia border forced step to stop migrants story has photos
    Updated: Jul-01-15 10:02 am

    BUDAPEST, Hungary - The fence Hungary wants to build on the Serbian border to stem the flow of illegal migrants is a "forced measure" not aimed at its southern neighbor, Hungary's prime minister said Wednesday.

  • Hungary's leader says Hungary will protect Europe's borders 
    Updated: Jun-19-15 2:14 pm

    BRATISLAVA, Slovakia - Hungary's plan to build a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence on the border with Serbia to stop the flow of migrants will also protect Europe, Hungary's prime minister said Friday.

  • UN billboards counter Hungary govt's anti-migrant campaign 
    Updated: Jun-17-15 8:54 am

    BUDAPEST, Hungary - One features a tour guide from Afghanistan, another a Bangladeshi woman who runs a restaurant with her husband. The United Nations' refugee agency is setting up billboards presenting successful refugees in Hungary, countering the government's intense anti-migrant campaign that it calls a catalyst for xenophobia.

  • Hungary's Orban: stability in Egypt key for Arabs, Europe story has photos
    Updated: Jun-05-15 11:40 am

    BUDAPEST, Hungary - Hungary's prime minister, who has expressed fears that migration will undermine Europe's Christian identity, told Egypt's visiting president Friday that he nonetheless respects Islam "as one of the great intellectual and spiritual creations of humanity."