Latest in Tag: Hungary Highlight

Latest in Tag: Hungary


Egypt enhancing sports cooperation with Hungary

The Hungarian ambassador to Egypt, PĂ©ter Kveck, met with the Egyptian Minister of Youth and Sports, Khaled Abdel Aziz, on 21 February at the ministry’s headquarters. The meeting aimed at boosting bilateral relations in the field of sports, especially sports training. Abdel Aziz said that “Egypt has several sports establishments that are able to fully …

Maya Nawar

Germany survive Hungary comeback to win France 2017 opener

After appearing to have their World Championship opener sewn up in the first half, Germany nearly succumbed to a strong Hungarian comeback on Friday. But Dagur Sigurdsson’s side held on to claim a 27- 23 win.Sigurdsson, who will leave the European champions to coach Japan after the tournament, looked increasingly agitated as the Hungarians scored …

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Hungary beats Austria, Portugal fails to beat Iceland at Euro 2016

On14 June, Hungary played against Austria at Euro 2016, with Hungary winning the match 2-0. The first goal was scored after 62 minutes by Hungarian player Adam Szalai. During the match, Austrian player Aleksandar Dragovic was suspended after receiving two yellow cards, posing a challenge for the Austrian team.   Zoltan Stieber of Hungary scored …

Omar Abo El-Nadar

Euro 2016: Hungary shock Austria

Coming off horrible seasons in the German first and second divisions, Adam Szalai and Zoltan Stieber made the difference for the Hungarians. They caught an uninspired Austria completely off guard, winning 2-0.

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Kiraly Hungary’s hero in Euro 2016 playoff first leg

Hungary beat Norway 1-0 in an unlikely, first-leg win for Bernd Storck’s men thanks to a goal from a debutant and a brilliant performance from a veteran. On a difficult night for Hungarian football after the shocking news earlier in the day of former goalkeeper Marton Fulop’s death, the two-time World Cup runners-up secured a …

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Refugees and tourists in Budapest

Even with Hungary’s border to Serbia now closed, thousands of refugees are still inside the country. Many are in Budapest, hoping they might still somehow catch a train headed for Austria or Germany. A little Hungarian girl lugs two gigantic teddy bears across the square in front of Budapest’s Keleti Railway Station. They’re so big …

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EU interior ministers fail to agree on refugee deal

EU interior ministers were supposed to agree on a relocation scheme for refugees. But they split up without even coming to a common conclusion, postponing any decisions to October. Andrea Rönsberg reports from Brussels. In the end, Luxembourg’s minister for immigration and asylum was proven wrong. “I am convinced that we can muster the power, …

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‘We aren’t afraid’: Austrians answer Hungary’s Viktor Orban

Hungary’s prime minister told a press conference that Europeans fear the onslaught of refugees, Austrians disagree. They do agree, though, that politicians have failed to lead, reports Alison Langley from Vienna. Austrians have surprised perhaps even themselves with their open welcome to the stream of refugees knocking on their door. While neighbouring Hungary has erected a …

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Refugees stranded in Budapest with no way out

After the initial joy of arriving in Europe, it becomes clear to most of the refugees in Budapest that they are trapped at the train station. Police are watching over an increasingly disgruntled crowd of thousands. It is close to 11.00am when it becomes clear that there is a problem brewing. Special police units begin …

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