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Israeli Ambassador to Hungary praises Viktor Orban's government

Ambassador Hadas-Handelsman called the relationship between the Orban government and Hungary's Jewish community strong.

JEWISH CEMETERY in Chernivtsi, Western Ukraine

Jewish cemetery in southern Hungary vandalized

The repairs could cost more than $8 million, Hungary Today reported.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
17/03/2020

An unlikely alliance between some left-wing Jews and the far-right

In at attempt to make a change in the Hungarian government, an unlikely alliance has formed.

By CAANAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
13/08/2019
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban is welcomed to Jerusalem by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Nine Democrats ask Trump to cancel meeting with Hungarian leader

Trump and Netanyahu have warm relations with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
14/05/2019
Jewish visitors pray in the synagogue in the village of Mad, Hungary, July 21, 2016. Picture taken J

Scammers steal $437K from synagogue renovation project

Hungarian Jewish group Mazsihisz, which is coordinating the renovation, became aware of the fraud last month.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
24/02/2019
The Danube river in Budapest, Hungary

Jewish community's political fight taints effort to bury Holocaust victims

How to work with the government is an understandably divisive issue in a country whose government is often accused of encouraging anti-Semitic rhetoric.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
22/01/2019
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Budapest: Seductive capital

Budapest is not only considered by many to be the most beautiful city in eastern Europe, but also a well-situated portal to Western Europe.

By BEN G. FRANK
27/12/2018
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban is welcomed to Jerusalem by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Their enemy’s enemy: Israel and Central Europe's newfound partnership

The row surrounding Poland’s Holocaust law will not reverse the evolution of a strategic alliance between Central Europe and the Jewish state.

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Hungary's Orbán and the Jewish nation-state law

Which team do you support – Team Merkon or Team Orbvini?

22/07/2018
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Hungarian PM Orban: Israel’s friend or foe?

Despite the question marks regarding Orban’s Fidesz Party, there is no clear cut reason for Netanyahu to reject Orban’s extended hand.

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