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Hungary

Spanish diplomat who saved thousands of Jews honoured in Budapest

Spanish diplomat Ángel Sanz Briz, who saved about 5.500 Jews in Budapest was honoured by the Hungarian Jewish community, on the occasion of the 15th European Maccabi Games.

European Maccabi games to honour first Jewish Olympic champion

Athletes participating in the European Maccabi Games in Budapest are scheduled to unveil a new commemorative headstone at the grave of the first Jewish Olympic champion, Alfred Hajós.

Antisemitic poet honoured by Hungary

A well-known antisemitic poet received a high public recognition from Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban.

SACC by EJC Organises Crisis Management Course in Budapest

SACC by EJC organised a 5-day Crisis Management Course in Budapest, in cooperation with MAZSIHISZ.

Hungarian Jews welcome government decision to open delegation in Jerusalem

The MASZIHISZ federation welcomed the decision by the Hungarian government to open a diplomatic delegation in Jerusalem.

Hundreds of neo-Nazis march in Budapest

Hundreds of neo-Nazis from across Europe marched through Budapest armed with assault rifles and hand grenades for the 'Day of Honour', an annual gathering of far-right extremists.

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