Macedonia formally demands return of fugitive ex-premier

Europe 11/19/18, 13:42

Macedonia's Foreign Ministry has summoned Hungary's ambassador to formally demand that the government in Budapest reject an asylum application by fugitive former Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski.The 48-year-old politician fled Macedonia and traveled to the Hungarian capital last week after police ...

Macedonia to seek arrest in Hungary of former prime minister

Europe 11/13/18, 13:49

Macedonia will seek the arrest with an international warrant of conservative former Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski after confirming he fled to Hungary to avoid serving a two-year prison sentence for corruption, authorities said Tuesday.The Interior Ministry responded nearly five hours ...

From first shot to silence of peace: Timeline of World War I

World 11/11/18, 05:37

Unleashed by an archduke's assassination, World War I gradually entangled more and more countries, killing millions of soldiers and civilians and touching multiple continents.As the world marks 100 years since the fighting stopped, here is a look at some key ...

From first shot to silence of peace: Timeline of World War I

Europe 11/09/18, 13:25

Unleashed by an archduke's assassination, World War I gradually entangled more and more countries, killing scores of soldiers and civilians before touching multiple continents.As the world marks 100 years since the fighting stopped, here is a look at some key ...

EU center-right plots strategy ahead of key election

World 11/07/18, 04:56

Center-right leaders and senior politicians from across Europe are gathering to plot their strategy to win the next EU elections, and must decide whether Hungary's stridently nationalist ruling party should remain part of their political family.Over two days in Finland ...

Austria says it won’t sign UN global migration pact

Europe 10/31/18, 04:57

The Austrian government said Wednesday that it won't sign a global compact to promote safe and orderly migration, citing concerns about national sovereignty as it joined neighboring Hungary in shunning the agreement. Conservative Chancellor Sebastian Kurz took office last December in ...

Soros-backed university in Hungary partly moving to Vienna

Europe 10/25/18, 04:22

Central European University said Thursday it will move its U.S.-accredited programs of Soros from Hungary's capital of Budapest to the Austrian capital of Vienna because of uncertainty over its academic freedom. The university, which was founded in 1991 by Hungarian-American billionaire ...

Hungary’s Orban says EU elections are decisive for migration

Europe 10/23/18, 11:33

Hungary's prime minister has repeated his claims that the leadership of the European Union wants to create a "European empire" which would subjugate the continent's nation-states.Viktor Orban, speaking Tuesday during commemorations of a brief 1956 anti-Soviet revolution, called on voters ...

Hungary: Ban on living in public areas taking effect

Europe 10/14/18, 15:26

A constitutional amendment that prohibits people from living in public areas takes effect Monday in Hungary, but Ferenc Ribeny's biggest concern is the fate of his dog.The revision empowers police to issue warnings to anyone seen living rough. Penalties for ...

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