Quota System


Myth: If they want EU funds, Eastern European members must tow the line on Brussels' migration dictates

In today’s information-saturated world, we encounter a number of arguments and story lines that become popular and oft-repeated despite having almost no basis in fact. They sound compelling and have many people who would very much like to believe them, but they’re not true. The longer they linger, however, the more they get in the way. These myths deserve to be busted.

Apr 25, 2017 - Zoltán Kovács
News in Brief

Hungary set for Brussels battle over migrant crisis

János Lázár, the minister heading the prime minister’s office, said that Hungary expects to have disputes of unprecedented ferocity with Brussels in May and June with respect to the issue of the distribution of immigrants

Apr 7, 2017
News in Brief

Brussels sees Hungary as a 'rebel' it wants to punish

In December 2015, Hungary turned to the European Court of Justice over the EU’s mandatory migrant quota scheme, which had been approved by a simple majority of EU interior ministers despite protest from Hungary

Apr 5, 2017