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Why is Hungary not backing EU sanctions on Russian oil?
Hungary, which depends on Russia for the bulk of its oil and gas needs, says sanctions will adversely affect its economy.
EU's Russia oil ban in jeopardy as Hungary rejects sanction as 'atomic bomb' for economy
Viktor Orban could veto the bloc's planned oil embargo unless the EU comes back with proposals which recognise Hungary's difficulties, which include an energy infrastructure pointing almost squarely towards Moscow.
Russian TV says nuclear strike 'more probable' than losing in Ukraine
Margarita Simonyan, editor of state broadcaster RT and one of the Kremlin's highest-profile mouthpieces, declared on TV last night that the idea of Putin pressing the red button is 'more probable' than the idea that he will allow Russia ...
Slovenia votes out populist Prime Minister Janez Jansa
An opposition liberal party convincingly won Sunday's parliamentary election in Slovenia, in a major defeat for populist Prime Minister Janez Jansa, who has been accused of pushing the small European Union country to the right.
Hungary's Viktor Orban could have smeared, defeated Jesus Christ: Rival
Opposition candidate Peter Marki-Zay told Newsweek even a perfect candidate would not have overcome Hungary's hostile environment.
EU determined to uphold rule of law following Orban's re-election
Hungary's Justice Minister had urged the bloc not to create division amid the war in Ukraine.
Hungary Holds Key Rate After Currency Tumbles on EU Fund Risk
Hungary kept its effective key interest rate unchanged at the highest level in the European Union after the forint plunged on the bloc’s announcement that it is triggering a process that may block the country’s aid funds.
Putin congratulates Hungarian, Serbian leaders on re-election
Russian president sends separate messages to Viktor Orban, Aleksandar Vucic
China, Hungary agree to enhance cooperation in various fields
As the world finds itself in a new period of turbulence and changes, it is particularly valuable and important not only for Hungary, but also for other countries in Europe and the rest of the world to stay independent, said Wang Yi.
Orban's victory puts Hungary on collision course with EU
Emboldened by a fourth consecutive landslide election victory, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban is expected to dig in against energy sanctions on Russia and toughen his stance in talks with Brussels to unlock frozen EU funds.
Opinion: Orban needs to change course in Hungary
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has won a fourth term in a general election overshadowed by the war in Ukraine. Dora Diseri, the head of DW's Hungarian department analyzes why he remains so popular.
Hungary Prime Minister Viktor Orban's Fidesz party bags a two-thirds majority in election
Hungary Prime Minister Viktor Orban has scored a fourth consecutive landslide win. Official results showed Orban's party winning a fourth term in office in an election overshadowed by the war in neighbouring Ukraine.
UK has ‘strong and robust’ ties with Hungary, No 10 says as Orban wins landslide
The UK will continue to have a “robust” relationship with Hungary, Downing Street said after nationalist prime minister Viktor Orban secured another term in office.
Hungary election: PM Viktor Orban criticises Ukraine's Zelensky as he wins vote
Hungary's patriot Prime Minister Viktor Orban has won a fourth term by a landslide in the country's general election, near-complete results show.
Hungary PM Orban scores 'great victory' in national elections
Viktor Orban scores fourth consecutive landslide win, as voters endorse his ambition of a conservative, "illiberal" state, shrugging off concerns over Budapest's close ties with Moscow.
Serbia's President Vucic performs balancing act as he seeks re-election
It may not be the first time that a household fridge has made a prominent appearance in an election campaign.
Hungary election: Nationalist PM Viktor Orban claims victory
Hungary's nationalist Prime Minister Viktor Orban has declared victory in general elections after partial results gave his Fidesz party a big lead - and called Ukraine's President Zelensky an "opponent" in his victory speech.
Hungary set to vote in key general election
Although Prime Minister Orban is facing his toughest election since 2010, polls suggest the incumbent will win.
Hungary’s parliamentary elections: All you need to know
Hungarians go to polls on April 3 to choose between ‘more autocratisation or re-democratisation’, analysts say.
Orban's dream of two decades in power hangs in the balance in Hungarian ballot
After his third consecutive landslide victory in 2018, Hungary's Viktor Orban said his strong new mandate allowed him to plan for 12 years ahead, aiming for an unbroken two-decade spell in power in the former communist Central European c...
Orban’s ruling Fidesz keeps lead over opposition as election nears -surveys
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s ruling Fidesz party has maintained its lead over an opposition alliance as a national election nears, according to latest opinion polls.
How Hungary’s Orban Turned the Ukraine War to His Own Advantage
And set an example for other right-wing leaders
Hungary's Orban criticized for 'neutrality' in Ukraine war
Widely seen as Russian President Vladimir Putin’s closest ally in the European Union, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has sought to assert Hungary’s neutrality in the war in Ukraine, even as his allies in the EU and NATO assist the...
A Rogue Leader’s Plan for the Heart of Budapest
Viktor Orban is transforming Budapest’s most touristy district to create a government stronghold, and his political opponents don’t like it.
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