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Hungary Marks 25 years as NATO member

Friday, March 15th, 2024

A pro-government columnist warns against using NATO as a means to exert pressure on Hungary. READ MORE

Sweden’s Prime Minister to visit Hungary on Friday

Wednesday, February 21st, 2024

A pro-government commentator suggests that Hungary has kept Sweden waiting for the ratification of its bid for NATO membership as a reaction to the harm caused by sanctions against Hungary which were supported by Sweden. READ MORE

Hungary to ratify Sweden’s NATO accession soon

Tuesday, February 20th, 2024

A pro-government pundit welcomes a military-industrial agreement under preparation between Sweden and Hungary, as more noteworthy than the planned parliamentary vote on Sweden’s NATO membership. READ MORE

Western ambassadors put pressure on Hungary to ratify Sweden’s NATO membership.

Wednesday, February 7th, 2024

A pro-government commentator compares the US ambassador to erstwhile Soviet oppressors because of his presence at Mondays’ extraordinary session of Parliament which was convened at the initiative of the opposition to vote on Sweden’s accession to NATO but boycotted by the governing majority. A liberal author dismisses such comparison as absurd. READ MORE

Weeklies on Hungary’s spats with its allies

Monday, January 29th, 2024

Commentators agree that hindering first Finland’s then Sweden’s accession to NATO, as well as being sanctioned by the European Union and openly criticised by the US administration, have put Hungary in a unique position within the Western alliance, although they offer conflicting explanations. READ MORE

Hungary to approve Sweden’s accession to NATO

Friday, January 26th, 2024

A leading aid to PM Orbán denied allegations that Hungary’s approval of Sweden’s membership of the Atlantic Alliance depends on Turkey’s position. READ MORE

NATO ambassadors discuss PM Orbán’s meeting with Putin

Saturday, October 21st, 2023

The pro-government daily rejects the security concerns expressed by the US ambassador after PM Orbán met President Putin of Russia earlier this week. READ MORE

Hungary is in no rush to ratify Sweden’s NATO bid, Pm Orbán says

Wednesday, September 27th, 2023

A pro-government columnist lambasts the opposition for its ’substandard’ reactions to the Prime Minister’s address in the first session of Parliament after the summer recess. READ MORE

Weeklies on hurdles to Sweden’s NATO membership

Monday, September 25th, 2023

Critics of the government furiously condemn Fidesz for repeatedly bringing up new reasons for delaying the vote on Sweden’s bid to join NATO. A pro-government analyst believes that the misgivings of the government side are well-founded. READ MORE

Sweden’s NATO membership ’unlikely’ to be approved this autumn

Saturday, September 23rd, 2023

A liberal commentator dismisses the latest argument brought up by the government side against approving Sweden’s bid for NATO membership. READ MORE