Szijjártó: Hungary to allow transit of romanian, bulgarian nationals

Lorries crossing Hungary to and from neighbouring countries will have to use specially assigned routes and designated fuel stations before departing the country at particular crossings along the Serbian, Ukrainan and Romanian borders, a government official said. The lorries will also have to carry special permits, Tamás Menczer, parliamentary state secretary for communications told parliament’s…

Hungary research team isolates coronavirus

Researchers at Hungary’s National Centre for Public Health (NNK) have become the first in the country to successfully isolate the new coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 disease, the chief medical officer said. hirdetés hirdetés The breakthrough will allow scientists to begin developing a vaccine against the virus and to test various therapies, Cecilia Müller told…

Exorcism in Romania – commentary

Magyar Nemzet guest columnist Samu Csinta unravels the Romanian government crisis in the paper’s Monday online edition. hirdetés hirdetés The most toxic government in recent history, the Chernobyl of Romania, has been relegated to history. These are just some of the qualifiers the Romanian national press decorated the incumbent government with, giving a clear opinion about the performance…

Albert Dénes: A tale of two Orbáns

In our continuous quest to serve you, dear reader, we are now going to help you avoid confusion or, worse, a grave mistake in the future. hirdetés hirdetés Those not particularly knowledgeable about East-Central Europe have a penchant for making an all too common mistake: confusing the Hungarian capital Budapest with the Romanian capital Bucharest. While this is…

Úz Valley: the anatomy of a conflict – Part V

Angry Romanians break into the cemetery. hirdetés hirdetés RMDSZ Senator Barna Tánczos has announced on June 5, that Hungarians will protest against the inauguration of the illegally erected parcel by forming a human chain one hour ahead of the ceremony announced by the Dărmănești Mayor’s Office. On June 6, 2019, at 4.00 p.m. several hundred…

Úz Valley: the anatomy of a conflict – Part IV

This is the story of how an unsolved border dispute between two settlements (Csíkszentmárton / Sânmartin Ciuc and Dărmănești) turned abruptly for the worse when the mayor of Dărmănești took unilateral action based on questionable documents. It shows how ethnic conflict in the region can provoke tensions that then lead to irreversible impact on both…

Úz Valley: the anatomy of a conflict – Part III

This is the story of how an unsolved border dispute between two settlements (Csíkszentmárton / Sânmartin Ciuc and Dărmănești) turned abruptly for the worse when the mayor of Dărmănești took unilateral action based on questionable documents. It shows how ethnic conflict in the region can provoke tensions that then lead to irreversible impact on both…

Úz Valley: the anatomy of a conflict – Part I

Romania is no stranger to interethnic conflict. Consider the March 1990 clash between Hungarians and Romanians that led to the deaths of five people (two Romanians and three Hungarians), and close to 300 injured people. Fears of more conflict emerged in June when an unsolved border dispute between two settlements (Csíkszentmárton / Sânmartin Ciuc and…

Dear Mr. President!

Dear Mr. President! hirdetés hirdetés As a member of the Hungarian minority in Romania I welcome your exceptional work in the field of minority rights. I followed your enthusiastic work, observing whenever a member of our community, represented by the UDMR has fough for our freedom of speech, freedom of education, or freedom of learning…