January 31, 2010 3:54pm
Hungary’s caretaker government has introduced legislation to make Holocaust denial punishable by three years’ imprisonment.
January 24, 2010 7:37pm
Protests lodged by several regional Jewish organizations prevented the nationalist Jobbik party from holding a mass pre-election meeting inside a defunct synagogue.
January 14, 2010 6:35pm
Israel will be the guest of honor at the 17th International Festival of Books in Budapest.
December 16, 2009 7:11pm
Hungary’s Supreme Court upheld an order disbanding of the Hungarian Guard, the private army of the extreme nationalist Jobbik Party.
November 23, 2009 7:12pm
A member of Hungary’s Jobbik Party promised a new extermination of “vermin” in a forthcoming “cleansing” of the Hungarian nation.
November 22, 2009 7:02pm
Police in riot gear broke up a recruiting meeting of the outlawed neo-Nazi Hungarian Guard.
November 12, 2009 5:58pm
Hungary’s president dedicated a restored memorial plaque for the late chief rabbi of Makó, which had been smashed in an anti-Semitic attack.
October 25, 2009 5:02pm
The main radical national movements of the European Union formed a political alliance.
October 19, 2009 9:07pm
The Council of Europe called on the major Hungarian political parties to keep racist hate speech out of an upcoming election campaign.
September 16, 2009 4:44pm
Hungarian state officials questioned and confiscated the passport of an alleged Nazi collaborator.