August 31, 2015 2:50pm
The heckling came after Csaba Latorcai defended Maria Petras, who had been scheduled to appear at the festival but was disinvited amid allegations of anti-Semitism.
June 11, 2015 10:22am
At a klezmer concert at the Dohany Street Synagogue, a Hungarian official said his nation “could not achieve what it did in the past centuries without our Jewish brothers.”
March 5, 2015 11:56am
The museum dedicated to the memory of the 150,000 Hungarian Jewish children who died during the Holocaust leaves out the history of Hungarian government involvement in the persecution and murder of the Jews.
February 2, 2015 4:59pm
Germany’s chancellor laid a stone on the backyard memorial of the historic synagogue to honor the 600,000 Jews killed.
January 26, 2015 3:40pm
The prime minister at a visit to Budapest’s largest Jewish cemetery apologized for Hungarians’ role in deporting Jews to concentration camps.
November 24, 2014 9:02am
His descendant Rudolf Hess, the Auschwitz commander, was responsible for the extermination of roughly 400,000 Hungarian Jews at the death camp in June 1944.
September 12, 2014 6:50am
Leaders of Jewish communities throughout Hungary met with representatives of the Hungarian government almost a year after the two sides suspended contact.
July 28, 2014 4:08pm
Thousands filled Budapest’s Great Synagogue and the street in front of it in an interfaith rally in support of Israel.
April 28, 2014 10:32am
Tens of thousands of Jews and Jewish supporters participated in the 12th March of the Living Hungary in Budapest.
April 8, 2014 3:36pm
Members of the Jewish community were among the demonstrators protesting the construction of a controversial monument to the Hungarian victims of the German occupation.
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