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Hungary: Country in Central Europe
Hungary is a landlocked country in Central Europe. Spanning 93,030 square kilometres (35,920 sq mi) of the Carpathian Basin, it is bordered by Slovakia to the north, Ukraine to the northeast, Romania to the east and southeast, Serbia to the south, Croatia and Slovenia to the southwest, and Austria to the west. Hungary has a population of 9.6 million, mostly ethnic Hungarians and a significant Romani minority. Hungarian, a language belonging to the Ugric branch of the Uralic language family, is the official language, and Budapest is the country's capital and largest city.

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Austria closes Danube for shipping as deadly floods spread across central Europe [Video]

Austria closes Danube for shipping as deadly floods spread across central Europe

Flooding caused by torrential rain that killed five people in Germany over the weekend has spread across Austria and Hungary overnight Tuesday.

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Tens of thousands take to the streets in show of support for Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán [Video]

Tens of thousands take to the streets in show of support for Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán

A crowd of tens of thousands gathered in Hungary's capital on Saturday in a show of strength behind Prime Minister Viktor Orbán a week ahead of the European Parliament elections.

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'Crazy Plans to Strike Russia': Hungarian FM Exposes NATO's 'War Hysteria'; Blasts U.S and UK [Video]

'Crazy Plans to Strike Russia': Hungarian FM Exposes NATO's 'War Hysteria'; Blasts U.S and UK

Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto has issued a stark warning to NATO, accusing the alliance of backing itself into a corner by fomenting anti-Russia "war hysteria." Speaking to journalists on..

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Putin's Fear in NATO's Hungary: PM Orban Isolates Ukraine and U.S. in Fight Against Russia |Oneindia [Video]

Putin's Fear in NATO's Hungary: PM Orban Isolates Ukraine and U.S. in Fight Against Russia |Oneindia

Hungary is reassessing its role in NATO, with Prime Minister Viktor Orbán asserting that his country has no intention of participating in actions that could lead to a direct clash with Russia...

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Italian anti-fascist activist Ilaria Salis stands trial in Hungary [Video]

Italian anti-fascist activist Ilaria Salis stands trial in Hungary

The case of Ilaria Salis - a candidate in the European Parliament elections in June - has sparked tensions between Hungary and Italy.

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Protesters rally against Spain's right-wing VOX party's conference in Madrid [Video]

Protesters rally against Spain's right-wing VOX party's conference in Madrid

About 1,000 demonstrators voiced concern about the rise of ultra conservative ideology in Europe, as right-wing leaders and politicians from countries including Argentina, France, Italy, and Hungary,..

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EU completes reform of migration rules, despite Poland and Hungary voting against [Video]

EU completes reform of migration rules, despite Poland and Hungary voting against

The European Union has completed the reform of its migration and asylum policy, a watershed moment that for a decade proved stubbornly elusive.

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Hungary and China sign strategic cooperation agreement during visit by Chinese President Xi [Video]

Hungary and China sign strategic cooperation agreement during visit by Chinese President Xi

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China's Xi in Hungary celebrates 'history's best' relations with Orban [Video]

China's Xi in Hungary celebrates 'history's best' relations with Orban

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Gateway to the EU: China's play for Serbia and Hungary [Video]

Gateway to the EU: China's play for Serbia and Hungary

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A look at Chinese investment within Hungary [Video]

A look at Chinese investment within Hungary

China has invested heavily in Hungary's infrastructure and EV cars.

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Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Hungary, final stop of his European tour [Video]

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Hungary, final stop of his European tour

China's leader is anticipated to solidify several agreements with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, further cementing Beijing's economic presence in the region.

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Why is the Chinese president visiting Serbia and Hungary? [Video]

Why is the Chinese president visiting Serbia and Hungary?

Xi Jinping's state visit to Serbia takes place on the 25th anniversary of the bombing of the Chinese embassy by NATO in 1999.

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China president vists France, Serbia and Hungary: What is at stake? [Video]

China president vists France, Serbia and Hungary: What is at stake?

Chinese president Xi Jinping kicked off a Europe trip on Sunday. Amid a time of global tensions, what issues will be on the table?

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Orbán challenger in Hungary mobilises thousands at demonstration [Video]

Orbán challenger in Hungary mobilises thousands at demonstration

Péter Magyar has promised to bring an end to governmental corruption and a declining quality of life in the Central European country.

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Thousands rally in Slovakia to protestoverhaul of public broadcasting [Video]

Thousands rally in Slovakia to protestoverhaul of public broadcasting

Critics worry Slovakia under Fico will abandon its pro-Western course and follow the direction of Hungary under populist Prime Minister Viktor Orbán.

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European Union marks 20 years since 'Big Bang' enlargement [Video]

European Union marks 20 years since 'Big Bang' enlargement

One senior analyst said the bloc has prospered overall, but there have been ''bumps on the road, otherwise known as Poland and Hungary and possibly Slovakia''. He warned of the possibility several..

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Father of anti-Nazi activist Ilaria Salis: 'My daugther wants a fair trial' [Video]

Father of anti-Nazi activist Ilaria Salis: 'My daugther wants a fair trial'

Ilaria Sali was detained in Hungary on charges of having assaulted neo-Nazi extremists. Now she is running in the European elections.

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Hungarian government targets former Fidesz ally in elections campaign [Video]

Hungarian government targets former Fidesz ally in elections campaign

Following his divorce with Fidesz' former justice minister, Péter Magyar emerged as a key opposition figure of Viktor Orban's government.

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Official election campaign underway in Hungary [Video]

Official election campaign underway in Hungary

The campaign season in Hungary began on Saturday, allowing candidates to begin collecting voters. Both municipal and European Parliament elections are set to take place on June 9th concurrently, a..

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Ilaria Salis nominated candidate in EU elections in bid for immunity [Video]

Ilaria Salis nominated candidate in EU elections in bid for immunity

The 39-year-old anti-fascist activist Ilaria Salis has been held in prison in Hungary since her arrest last year.

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Why is Hungary switching from gas to geothermal energy? [Video]

Why is Hungary switching from gas to geothermal energy?

The Hungarian city of Szeged is partially reliant on Russian gas despite a recent shift to geothermal energy solutions. Nevertheless, the transition is ongoing, Tamas Medgyes from the District Heating..

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Hungary boasts the EU's largest geothermal system [Video]

Hungary boasts the EU's largest geothermal system

Hungary is harnessing the power of geothermal energy - it offers numerous advantages as a sustainable energy source and reduces the demand for fossil fuels.

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