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Hungary

Hungarian mass honouring Miklós Horthy cancelled after Jewish protests

Hungary’s leading Jewish organisations on Wednesday condemned a senior Hungarian politician over his plan to deliver a speech at a ceremony honouring a Nazi ally on International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Head of far-right Hungarian party renounces antisemitism

Hungary’s nationalist Jobbik party will not return to its far-right origins, including frequent antisemitic and racist remarks by its politicians, party chairman Gabor Vona said on Friday.

Budapest’s Dohany Street Synagogue receives European heritage status

Budapest’s Dohány Street Synagogue, the largest in Europe, has been awarded European heritage status.

Hungarian who helped Jews flee Holocaust honoured in Budapest

A Hungarian who printed thousands of passports allowing Jews to flee the...

Australian Governor-General visits Hungarian Jewish community

Sir Peter Cosgrove, Governor-General of Australia has visited the MAZSIHISZ - Federation...

Hungarian publishers fined for Holocaust denial

A publisher who published a translation in Hungarian of a book denying...

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