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  1. Hungary remembers Holocaust amid Jewish ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Korea Herald

    Hungary began 70th anniversary commemorations of the Holocaust on Wednesday amid boycotts and protests by Jewish groups which accuse the government of whitewashing the country's role in the mass deportations of Jews in 1944.

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  2. The Russia FactorRead the original story

    Wednesday | Transitions Online

    The weekend elections in Hungary turned out as expected. Fidesz, Prime Minister Viktor Orban's party, will rule the country for the next four years with the support of a two-thirds majority in parliament.

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  3. Hungary Remembers Holocaust Amid ProtestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Hungary began 70th anniversary commemorations of the Holocaust on Wednesday, amid boycotts and protests by Jewish groups which accuse the government of whitewashing the country's role in the mass deportations of Jews in 1944.

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  4. Central Europe pulls together: Speaking with one voiceRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Economist

    ... a reality. Spurred by Russian sabre-rattling, co-operation between the "Visegrad Four" (V4) of Poland, Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic has been reinvigorated. Three of the four countries share borders with Ukraine, and with Poland (the EU's ...

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  5. Hungary's Fidesz Gets a Landslide, Separatists Seize Buildings in Eastern UkraineRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Transitions Online

    ... territory and it is not an economic but a political price." Kyiv is hoping to get gas from pipelines in Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland, reversing the usual flow. The move could save Ukraine between $120 and $150 per 1,000 cubic meters of gas, Reuters ...

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  6. Putin seeks talks to stabilize Ukrainian economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | UPI

    ... Putin said. Putin's letter was sent to heads of state in France, Germany, Italy, Austria, Poland, Romania, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia, Macedonia, Czech Republic, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece, Serbia, Bulgaria, Moldova and Turkey

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  7. Hungary's Fidesz Gets a Landslide, Separatists Seize Buildings in Eastern UkraineRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Transitions Online

    ... territory and it is not an economic but a political price." Kyiv is hoping to get gas from pipelines in Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland, reversing the usual flow. The move could save Ukraine between $120 and $150 per 1,000 cubic meters of gas, Reuters ...

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  8. From Hungary, Far-Right Party Spreads Ideology, TacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Lincoln Daily News

    In a rented public hall not far from Poland's parliament, about 150 people gathered one afternoon late last year to hear speeches by a collection of far-right leaders from around Europe.

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  9. The Russia FactorRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Transitions Online

    The weekend elections in Hungary turned out as expected. Fidesz, Prime Minister Viktor Orban's party, will rule the country for the next four years with the support of a two-thirds majority in parliament.

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  10. Countrywide EventsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Slovak Spectator

    Bratislava CONCERT: GHYMES, a Slovak-Hungarian band that plays music stemming from central-European folklore, has found its own voice, thanks to the music and lyrics of brothers Gyula and TamA s Szarka.

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  11. FjAoA3 4n connects diverse V4 culturesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Slovak Spectator

    THE FJAsA1 2N multicultural festival, exploring the cultures of "new minorities", as well as their contributions to Slovak society, has already become a traditional spring event in the capital.

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  12. Tracing the end of communism through the altered monuments of BudapestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Canada.com

    The toppling of statues and monuments during times of political upheaval has been a well-documented act in Eastern and Central European history.

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  13. Viktor Orban wins 3rd termRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Express India

    Summary Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's Fidesz party won parliamentary elections Sunday and narrowly secured a new two-thirds majority Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's Fidesz party won parliamentary elections Sunday and narrowly secured a new two-thirds majority, but gains by a far-right party were a cause for concern.

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  14. Hungary prime minister wins 3rd termRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | Sunherald.com

    With over 98 percent of the votes counted, the National Election Office said Fidesz had won 133 seats in the 199-seat legislature.

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  15. UKRAINE: Residents of Donetsk region appeal for protection against Pro-Russian separatistxRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | Free Republic

    ... is a lost cause. Best thing is Ukraine is a wake up call for NATO to draw up defensive line from Poland, Hungary, Slovakia and Romania. While most of the EU and Scandanavia made cuts to their forces, Poland was the only EU/NATO nation that maintain ...

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  16. Hungary's Fidesz tipped to win big in Sunday voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    In this Sunday, March 30, 2014 photo, Chairman of the Hungarian Socialist Party and prime minister candidate for the oppositional five-party coalition Attila Mesterhazy addresses the election campaign rally of the centre-left and liberal alliance in front of the Hungarian State Opera in Budapest, Hungary.

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    Saturday Apr 5 | Albany Times Union

    In this Sunday, March 30, 2014 photo, Chairman of the Hungarian Socialist Party and prime minister candidate for the oppositional five-party coalition Attila Mesterhazy addresses the election campaign rally of the centre-left and liberal alliance in front of the Hungarian State Opera in Budapest, Hungary.

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  18. Orban's hold on Hungarian votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Newsday

    Polls suggest Hungary's governing Fidesz party is set to win another two-thirds majority at Sunday's general election.

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  19. Are Non-Russian Ethnic Minorities Facing Persecution In Ukraine?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | EurasiaNet

    Since Ukraine's new government in Kyiv took shape in late February, the Russian Foreign Ministry has consistently decried alleged persecution of ethnic Russians in the country.

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  20. Third "heroin truck" suspect is sentencedRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Slovak Spectator

    Hungarian citizen Balasz K. was sentenced to 10 years in prison for his involvement in the trafficking of acetic-acid anhydride.

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