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Hungary ready to join negotiations on Russian gas transit to Europe via Turkey — FM

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Hungary has been looking for opportunities to deliver Russian gas to the country since the South Stream project cancellation

ANKARA, January 27 /TASS/ Hungary has expressed its willingness to begin negotiations with Turkey on participation in Russian gas delivery project to Europe via Turkey, said Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Tuesday during his visit to Turkey.

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Hungarian designed Bogányi piano introduced to the public

Monday, January 26, 2015

Budapest Music Center has revealed the brand new Bogányi piano conceived by Kossuth Prize-winning pianist Gergely Bogányi. The Bogányi piano is a revolutionary design, and its introduction to the public is a special moment in the history music. The event attended by multiple Grammy-nominated American jazz musician Gerald Clayton as well.

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Skier Edit Miklós sets Hungarian alpine skiing's greatest success in St. Moritz Alpine Skiing World Cup

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Edit finished third in downhill race behind Lara Gut and Anna Fenninger on Saturday.

"Thank you very much for your support, thank you to those who believed in me, and thank you to my team! It was a fantastic feeling to stand on the podium!"- wrote Edit on Facebook.

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Pro-Putin rally will be held in Budapest on February 17

Orientalista.hu and "We stand by Russia" Facebook community organize a pro-Putin rally on February 17, 2015, the day when Russian President Vladimir Putin pays a working visit to Budapest.

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Transcarpathians flee the country to avoid being sent to the Eastern front

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Mobilization in Transcarpathia encounters unexpected difficulties. According to Ukrainian military sources, 75 percent of Transcarpathian reservists left the country because they don't want to fight for Euro-Atlantic interests.

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Long term natural gas deal with Russia is essential to maintain economic growth said PM Viktor Orbán in Brussels


Hungary must negotiate a long term natural gas deal with Russia to ensure economic growth and secure domestic gas supply said PM Viktor Orbán on Friday in Brussels.

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Picture of the day: Miss Universe Hungary 2014 wearing Palóc folk costume

Friday, January 23, 2015

Miss Universe Hungary 2014 wearing Palóc folk costume designed by Zita Belavari. The design of the dress inspired by Buják region wedding wear incorporating multiple elements of traditional folk motifs.

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Hungary can resume pork exports to Russia shortly

Moscow lifts export ban on pork products from six countries, including Hungary. Next week Russian inspectors may already arrive to Hungarian factories to check whether they meet the highest standards of Russian veterinary regulations.

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Russia demands immediate probe in tram stop shelling in Donetsk — Lavrov

Thursday, January 22, 2015

“We are shocked with a new horrible crime in Donetsk, where tens of civilians were killed and wounded," Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said

MOSCOW, January 22. /TASS/. Russia demands an immediate investigation of the shelling at a public transport stop which killed 13 and left other 20 wounded in war-torn east Ukrainian city of Donetsk, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Thursday.

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Russia Today to launch Hungarian language news service

RT (Russia Today) global Russian television network will launch Hungarian language news service this year reported journalist István Lovas on Facebook.

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Picture of the day: Sixty-eight year old Ukrainian woman joined Donetsk resistance movement

Sixty-eight year old Ekaterina Biljik rather than sitting at home watching TV joined the intelligence unit of the resistance movement collecting information from the enemy. We have survived the Nazi occupation and communism and we will survive this war as well. I wanted to set an example for today's youth; no matter how old you are, you can fight for your freedom at any age said the elderly lady.

(borsonline.hu – hungarianambiance.com)

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Russian-Hungarian bilateral relations are excellent remarked Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at a press conference on the outcome of 2014

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

The prospects of Russian-Hungarian bilateral relations are extremely good commented Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Vladimir Putin's upcoming Budapest visit in February.

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New US Ambassador to Hungary Colleen Bell conveys greetings to the Hungarian people



Newly appointed US Ambassador to Hungary Colleen Bell officially submitted her Letters of Credential to President János Áder today and on the occasion, she conveyed greetings to the Hungarian people.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin pays official visit to Budapest on February 17


Russian President Vladimir Putin pays working visit to Hungary on February 17 announced Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó on Wednesday.

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Civilians under fire in Donetsk

Tuesday, January 20, 2015



The shocking video was shot in Donetsk sometimes on Tuesday. Apparently, the Ukrainian army firing on civilians. Passers-by including elderly people try to look for cover, but not everyone succeed. Many people remain on the ground, as nobody can really help the wounded.

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