Israel’s media is biased, the Hungarian nationalist party Jobbik told The
Jerusalem Post on Friday.
Replying to a request for an interview with
party leaders sent by the Post earlier this year, a party spokesman said that
his organization has had “negative past experiences concerning the Israeli
media” and asserted that “we cannot hope for a non-biased interview.”
third-largest parliamentary faction, Jobbik has been described as a “neo-Nazi”
party and “a fundamental threat to Hungary’s democracy” by the World Jewish
Earlier this year Jobbik chairman Gabor Vona accused President
Shimon Peres of praising Jews for buying property in Hungary.
Israeli conquerors, these investors, should look for another country in the
world for themselves, because Hungary is not for sale,” Vona told supporters
during a protest in May.