Friday, the 12th October from 9 AM to 3 PM, the Polish and the Hungarian National Commission of Recollection organized a conference in the upper chamber room of the Hungarian Parliament to commemorate about the 40th anniversary of the election of John Paul II.
On Tuesday in the Parliament Building Prime Minister Viktor Orbán received the leaders of the largest Syrian Protestant congregations, Joseph Kassab, General Secretary of the National Evangelical Synod of Syria and Lebanon, and Haroutune George Selimian, President of the Armenian Evangelical Community of Syria. He reassured them of Hungary’s support, Orbán’s press chief said.
Christiane Amanpour, one of the most well-known faces of CNN, uploaded a 4-minute long video to her official Facebook page from her interview with Péter Szijjártó, Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade. She tries to find the answer to what exactly Prime Minister Viktor Orbán means when he says he’s trying to preserve a “Christian Hungary.”
Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó met representatives of Jewish organisations in New York on Wednesday evening and assured his negotiating partners of Hungary’s support in their fight against anti-Semitism. Szijjártó said that the community cannot be strong unless it “insists on its Judeo-Christian heritage”
“It should be the responsibility of the international community, and primarily the UN, to provide legal and security guarantees to enable Christian communities to return to where they have been living for centuries”, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó declared in New York on Sunday evening local time, where he is attending the session of the UN General Assembly this week.
Hungary’s government will survey citizens on family policy in a national consultation that will launch in just a couple of weeks, Parliamentary State Secretary Csaba Dömötör said at an annual meeting of the National Association of Large Families (NOE) in Tata, in the north-west of the country, on Saturday.