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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 nearly 10 million, mostly ethnic Hungarians and a significant Romani minority. Hungarian, the official language, is the world's most widely spoken Uralic language and among the few non-Indo-European languages widely spoken in Europe. Budapest is the country's capital and largest city; other major urban areas include Debrecen, Szeged, Miskolc, Pécs and Győr.

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EU Announces Accelerated Plan To Reduce Dependency on Russian Energy [Video]

EU Announces Accelerated Plan To Reduce Dependency on Russian Energy

EU Announces , Accelerated Plan to Reduce , Dependency on Russian Energy. Al Jazeera reports that the European Commission has revealed a $220 billion plan to end the bloc's dependence on Russian..

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Hungary keeping EU 'hostage' over Russian oil ban, Lithuanian minister claims [Video]

Hungary keeping EU 'hostage' over Russian oil ban, Lithuanian minister claims

Twelve days after the Commission unveiled its plans to impose a phased embargo on Russian oil, negotiations are still dragging on. Hungary is now being accused of keeping the sanction package..

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Ukrainian ambassador: EU countries should be ready for 'economic sacrifices' to stop Russia [Video]

Ukrainian ambassador: EU countries should be ready for 'economic sacrifices' to stop Russia

In an interview with Euronews, Vsevolod Chentsov says he's disappointed with Hungary for blocking the EU ban on Russian oil.

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Hungary opposes EU's Russian oil ban plan 'in this form' [Video]

Hungary opposes EU's Russian oil ban plan 'in this form'

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'Fake news': Hungary denies reports it was warned about Russia's invasion of Ukraine [Video]

'Fake news': Hungary denies reports it was warned about Russia's invasion of Ukraine

The spokesperson for Prime Minister Viktor Orban has denounced the reports by Ukrainian media.

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Can EU countries introduce border checks between each other? This is what the ECJ says [Video]

Can EU countries introduce border checks between each other? This is what the ECJ says

The ECJ has issued a ruling about Austria's long-standing checks with Hungary and Slovenia.

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Brussels triggers rule of law mechanism for very first time against Hungary [Video]

Brussels triggers rule of law mechanism for very first time against Hungary

The Commission is coming after EU funds Orban and his allies are accused of having funneled away to line their pockets.

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A Brief History of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) [Video]

A Brief History of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)

A Brief History, of the North Atlantic, Treaty Organization (NATO). 'The Independent' reports that the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is a political and military alliance between North..

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Macron stresses 'the difference between living in France and living in Hungary' [Video]

Macron stresses 'the difference between living in France and living in Hungary'

France's Macron stresses 'the difference between living in France and living in Hungary'

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EU says new Russia sanctions by Friday, Hungary accused of 'helping Putin' [Video]

EU says new Russia sanctions by Friday, Hungary accused of 'helping Putin'

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Russia sanctions: Ukraine urges Hungary to 'get on the right side of history' [Video]

Russia sanctions: Ukraine urges Hungary to 'get on the right side of history'

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'Hungary is throwing up road blocks both in the EU and in NATO' [Video]

'Hungary is throwing up road blocks both in the EU and in NATO'

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EU launches rule-of-law procedure against Hungary [Video]

EU launches rule-of-law procedure against Hungary

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EU starts process to cut funding to Hungary over rule of law [Video]

EU starts process to cut funding to Hungary over rule of law

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Watch: Commission triggers rule of law mechanism against Hungary [Video]

Watch: Commission triggers rule of law mechanism against Hungary

Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen told MEPs that Brussels and Budapest have been unable to find common ground over corruption issues in Hungary.

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Hungary's pro-Putin PM Orban claims victory in national vote [Video]

Hungary's pro-Putin PM Orban claims victory in national vote

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Polls open in Hungarian election as Orban seeks another term [Video]

Polls open in Hungarian election as Orban seeks another term

Incumbent Prime Minister Viktor Orban is hoping for a fourth consecutive term in office.

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Russia's invasion of Ukraine casts shadow over Hungary's parliamentary poll [Video]

Russia's invasion of Ukraine casts shadow over Hungary's parliamentary poll

A look at how Russia's invasion of Ukraine changed the campaign focus in Hungary's parliamentary elections.

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Hungary election: A short history of Viktor Orbán's strained relationship with the EU [Video]

Hungary election: A short history of Viktor Orbán's strained relationship with the EU

As Viktor Orbán bids to stay in power, Brussels will be watching Sunday's election with a close eye.

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Hungarian opposition struggles to maintain united front in bid to dethrone Orbán [Video]

Hungarian opposition struggles to maintain united front in bid to dethrone Orbán

Fidesz has dominated Hungarian politics for 12 years, benefiting from the fragmentation of the opposition. But now a coalition has united in an attempt to break its stronghold.

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Hungary election: Watch our special election debate on the key issues ahead of Sunday's vote [Video]

Hungary election: Watch our special election debate on the key issues ahead of Sunday's vote

Euronews hosted a special show in Brussels' European Parliament to discuss why the poll matters to everyone in Europe.

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Claims of media bias overshadow Hungarian election campaign [Video]

Claims of media bias overshadow Hungarian election campaign

The conditions in which parliamentary elections are being held have attracted increasing international attention. Hungary is the first EU member state to receive a full-scale OSCE observer mission.

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The era of Victor Orban [Video]

The era of Victor Orban

Hungarian Pm Victor Orban is to seek a fourth term in office on Sunday 3rd April. We look back on his 12 continuous years in power so far

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War in Ukraine: NATO to set up units in Slovakia, Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary [Video]

War in Ukraine: NATO to set up units in Slovakia, Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary

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Five people were killed and others injured when a train derailed and overturned in Hungary after crashing into a truck.
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Hungary's pro-Putin prime minister declares victory in country's elections

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Hungary's pro-Putin prime minister has declared victory in the country's national elections, claiming a mandate for a fourth consecutive term in power.
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Hungary's Reka Gyorgy accuses the NCAA of denying her of a "spot in the final" of its swimming championships after allowing transgender Lia Thomas to compete.
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"Ukraine's neighbours- Romania, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, and Moldova gave us exceptional support," S Jaishankar said.
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'Operation Ganga' begins last leg of evacuation in Hungary

Indian Embassy in Kyiv also urged its nationals to register themselves for the evacuation process under 'Operation Ganga'.
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Ukraine conflict: Three IAF aircraft carrying 629 Indians land in Delhi

hree IAF aircraft carrying 629 Indians from Ukraine's neighbouring countries landed at the Hindon air base here on Saturday morning, the air force said. India has been evacuating its citizens from..
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Operation Ganga: Special flight with 219 Indian evacuees from Ukraine reaches Delhi

The special IndiGo flight under Operation Ganga departed from Hungary's capital Budapest on Thursday.
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British number four Katie Boulter retires injured from the Lyon Open after losing the first set of her last-16 match against Hungary's Anna Bondar.
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Ukraine crisis: 31 evacuation flights to bring back over 6,300 Indians in coming days

The flights will be operated by Air India, Air India Express, IndiGo, SpiceJet and IAF. From March 2, 21 evacuation flights will be operated to bring back Indians from Bucharest in Romania, while 4..
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Russia-Ukraine crisis: Union Minister Hardeep Puri leaves for Budapest on evacuation duty

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Ukraine crisis: Moldova, Hungary new exit points for Indians

Indian students in Ukraine have been asked to proceed towards a railway station from where they can reach Hungarian capital Budapest. Foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said Moldova has agreed to..
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Scotland 0-0 Hungary (3-1 pens): Eartha Cumings secures shootout win in Pinatar Cup

Debutant Eartha Cumings secures Scotland's victory on penalties against Hungary as they claim fifth in the Pinatar Cup.
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England to play Nations League matches against Italy and Hungary at Wolves' Molineux ground

England's next two home Nations League matches - against Italy and Hungary - will be played at Wolverhampton Wanderers' Molineux ground in June.
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Scotland 2-1 Hungary: Rachel Corsie winner salvages win for Scotland

Captain Rachel Corsie's last-minute header spared Scotland's blushes against Hungary and maintained their 100% start to World Cup qualifying.
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Celtic 2-0 Ferencvárosi TC: Scottish side earn first Europa League group win

Celtic salvaged their Europa League knockout hopes with a hard-fought win over Hungarian champions Ferencvaros.
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England 1-1 Hungary: Gareth Southgate says his side were "really poor"

England boss Gareth Southgate says his side were "really poor" after their path to the 2022 World Cup hit an unexpected stumbling block with a draw against Hungary.
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Football's governing body FIFA has condemned the fan disturbances at Wembley Stadium during England's World Cup qualifier against Hungary.
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Hungary football fans clash with police at England game

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Fans appeared to fight in the Hungary section during their World Cup qualifier with England at Wembley.
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England boss Gareth Southgate says he "commits a crime" every time he picks a team because of the players he has to leave out - and will make changes for Tuesday's match with Hungary.
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Gareth Southgate recalls defender Fikayo Tomori, striker Ollie Watkins and goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale to his England squad for World Cup qualifiers against Andorra and Hungary.
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Hungary fans banned from next match after England players racially abused

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FIFA has ordered Hungary to play its next home match without fans after England players were racially abused in a World Cup qualifier.
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Hungary to play matches behind closed doors after racist behaviour of fans at England game

Hungary are ordered to play two matches behind closed doors by Fifa following the racism English players experienced at the World Cup qualifier in Budapest on 2 September.
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Hungary 0-2 Scotland: Visitors begin World Cup bid with convincing win

Scotland usher in the Pedro Martinez Losa era with a deserved victory over Hungary to open their Women's World Cup qualifying campaign in Budapest.
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'Completely unacceptable': Boris Johnson condemns racism during Hungary vs England match

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Boris Johnson has condemned the racist abuse aimed at England's footballers during the match against Hungary.
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FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings over the racist abuse aimed at England's footballers during the match against Hungary.
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Hungary v England: Fifa investigating racial abuse aimed at players at Puskas Arena

Fifa is investigating racial abuse aimed at England players during Thursday's 4-0 win over Hungary in a World Cup qualifier in Budapest.
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Racist chants were directed at England players during their 4-0 win over Hungary.
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Rate the players out of 10 as England take on Hungary in a World Cup qualifier in Budapest.
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Aston Martin withdraw appeal against Sebastian Vettel's disqualification in Hungary

Aston Martin withdraw their appeal against Sebastian Vettel's disqualification from second place in the Hungarian Grand Prix.
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Hungarian Grand Prix: Max Verstappen frustrated as pressure intensifies

If it's not coming from the teams, it's coming from the fans. the pressure increases on Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen in Hungary.
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Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel speak out over Hungary anti-LGBTQ+ law

Formula 1 drivers Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel speak out against Hungary's new anti-LGBTQ+ law before this weekend's grand prix.
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Tokyo Olympics: Kristof Milak rues ripped trunks after winning butterfly gold

Hungary's Olympic 200m butterfly champion Kristof Milak says he knew a world record attempt was gone after his trunks ripped before the final.
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Budapest prepares for Pride but for many LGBT+ people it is a worrying time to be in Hungary

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Wimbledon 2021: Serbia's Novak Djokovic defeats Hungary's Marton Fucsovics to book place in semi-finals

Watch some of the best action as Serbia's Novak Djokovic advances into the semi-finals after beating Hungary's Marton Fucsovics in straight sets at Wimbledon.
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Czech president calls transgender people 'disgusting'

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