Hungary-Turkey Relations


PM Orbán with President Erdoğan: “Without President Erdoğan’s Turkey, it is not possible to halt migration to Europe”

In a joint press conference following the signing of ten bilateral agreements, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said that Hungary’s foreign policy thinking starts from the premise that without President Erdoğan’s Turkey, it is not possible to halt migration to Europe. Furthermore, PM Orbán touched upon cooperation between the two countries in terms of security, energy, and culture before closing with the topic of EU enlargement.

Nov 7, 2019 - Zoltán Kovács
News in Brief

Hungary builds stronger relations with Turkey

Minister Szijjártó said that a “new world order” was emerging under which changes in the global economy and global policy resulted in a new system of relations

Feb 14, 2019
News in Brief

FM holds talks with Turkic Council Head

According to the foreign ministry, the Hungarian government’s opening to the East policy plays a vital role in the country’s foreign policy

Jan 16, 2019

A strong Europe requires a strong and stable Turkey

“The security of Hungary is directly related to the stability of Turkey,” Prime Minister Orbán said during a joint press conference after his talks on Tuesday with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Later, he reiterated Turkey’s indispensable role in stopping the flood of illegal migrants and spoke about economic ties between Hungary and Turkey.

Oct 10, 2018