Hungary-Italy Relations

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Hungary and Italian allies agree on protection of European borders

Katalin Novák said the Hungarian government could not accept the distribution quota for migrants, adding that “we do not agree with the distribution mechanism included in the Malta agreement and we will not support any form of mandatory settlement quota.”

Sep 26, 2019
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PM Orbán attends Italian FdI party meeting in Rome

”Hungary is prepared to help Italy, where it can; thus, if the country finally commits to protecting its borders, we will help to that end as well as to return migrants already in Italy back home,” PM Orbán said.

Sep 23, 2019

PM Orbán: “We have built a Christian democratic state” and “we are a majority among the people”

“In Hungary, in recent years, we have developed a new model of political and state theory, and a Christian-democratic state has been built,” said Prime Minister Orbán, addressing an event organized by Fratelli d’Italia in Rome, adding that proof of the model’s success is demonstrated in three parliamentary election victories that delivered a two-thirds majority.

Sep 21, 2019 - Zoltán Kovács

PM Orbán: Europe’s security depends on Salvini’s “historic mission”

It is Matteo Salvini’s mission to prove that migration can be stopped not only on land but also at sea, said Prime Minister Orbán, adding that even though Hungary has already shown the world that immigrants can be stopped at the border, Brussels’ migration policy still focuses on “managing” the crisis instead of putting an end to the influx of intruders.

Aug 30, 2018 - Zoltán Kovács