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  1. Hungary Slips to 71st Spot in RSF World Press Freedom Index, As Situation Worsens Worldwide

    04.28 / 13:37 hungarytoday.hu Hungarytoday.hu - Politics
    In the 2017 edition of their annual World Press Freedom Index, the group Reporters Without Borders (Reporters Sans Frontières—RSF) has ranked Hungary as 71st of 180 countries worldwide in terms of freedom of the press. This represents a further fall from last year, when it was in 67th place, and represents a continued downward trend for the Central-European state. The […] The post Hungary Slips to 71st Spot in RSF World Press Freedom Index, As Situation Worsens Worldwide appeared fi…
  2. János Lázár, The Government Office Chief, Touched On Topic Of Illegal Migration, Paks And Hungarian Organisations

    04.28 / 10:48 hungarytoday.hu Hungarytoday.hu - Politics
    János Lázár, the government office chief, touched on the topic of illegal migration, noting that Hungary and the EU had decided to set up a working group to review Hungary’s tightened asylum laws. Hungary’s stance is to “stop migration rather than organise it”, he said. On the topic of a bill before parliament on the transparency of civil groups funded […] The post János Lázár, The Government Office Chief, Touched On Topic Of Illegal Migration, Paks And Hungarian Organisations appeare…
  3. Hungarian Defense Minister Praises EU Defense Fund Plans Following Malta Meeting

    04.28 / 09:48 hungarytoday.hu Hungarytoday.hu - Politics
    Following an informal meeting of EU Defense Ministers in the Maltese capital of Valletta, István Simicskó praised the European Union’s plan to establish a defense fund in order to improve military research and development. Hungary’s Minister of Defense called this plan a step in “the right direction” in a discussion with Hungarian state media’s Kossuth Radio on Thursday, according to […] The post Hungarian Defense Minister Praises EU Defense Fund Plans Following Malta Meeting appeared…