Horst Mahler, an 81-year-old far-right extremist wanted by police in his native Germany, was arrested in the western Hungarian city of Sopron on Monday. Last week, Mahler publicly expressed his hope that Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán would grant him political asylum.

Map. History of Hungary conflict

17 December 2017
7 month ago
UN condemns Hungary's new law targeting humanitarian agencies and charities
7 month ago
Horst Mahler, an 81-year-old far-right extremist wanted by police in his native Germany, was arrested in the western Hungarian city of Sopron on Monday. Last week, Mahler publicly expressed his hope that Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán would grant him political asylum.
7 month ago
EU sets June deadline for Poland, Hungary to take migrant share
7 month ago
Far-right activists film anti-Soros ‘raid’ on Budapest Jewish center
7 month ago
Slomo Köves to M1: 64% of Hungarians have no antisemitic attitude, 20% extremely, 16% moderately antisemitic
7 month ago
Hungarian prosecutors charge 11 people for human trafficking,4 with aggravated murder after 71 migrants found dead in Austria in '15
7 month ago
EU countries that impose border controls in Schengen area should end them by November, Brussels says
Pro-EU anti-Russian influence rally in Budapest 7 month ago
Pro-EU anti-Russian influence rally in Budapest "We won't be a colony!"
Thousands marching for democracy and against Orban government in Budapest Hungary7 month ago
Thousands marching for democracy and against Orban government in Budapest Hungary
Hungary's Orban has to change behavior - EU center-right7 month ago
Hungary's Orban has to change behavior - EU center-right
7 month ago
Hungary PM says second border fence to keep out migrants finished
7 month ago
Hungarian opposition struggles to build on anti-Orban sentiment
7 month ago
EU launches legal action against Hungary over education law that could shut Soros-founded university
Demonstration in Budapest: The speakers said the increase in Moscow's influence over Hungary in the past few years was reason for concern7 month ago
Demonstration in Budapest: The speakers said the increase in Moscow's influence over Hungary in the past few years was reason for concern
Protestors chanting 7 month ago
Protestors chanting "Europe!", "Democracy!" at Fidesz HQ
There appear to be more than 100 police surrounding Fidesz HQ, many in riot gear7 month ago
There appear to be more than 100 police surrounding Fidesz HQ, many in riot gear
Budapest: Anti-Russia influence protest marching to Fidesz HQ7 month ago
Budapest: Anti-Russia influence protest marching to Fidesz HQ
1000 protested against Russian influence in front of the Russian embassy in Budapest. Massive police presence7 month ago
1000 protested against Russian influence in front of the Russian embassy in Budapest. Massive police presence
Budapest police erect barricades and wall of police vehicles around Russian embassy before protest against Russian influence in Hungary.7 month ago
Budapest police erect barricades and wall of police vehicles around Russian embassy before protest against Russian influence in Hungary.
8 month ago
Juncker to meet Soros amid spat with Hungary over university
8 month ago
Hungarian Data protection agency investigates gov't sending personal data of Hungarian citizens to Russia
8 month ago
A piece of code embedded in a website of the Hungary govt sent personal information to servers registered in Russia
Orbán: NGOs want a Europe with partial replacement of the population, they'd even accept the risk of terror8 month ago
Orbán: NGOs want a Europe with partial replacement of the population, they'd even accept the risk of terror
Orbán: CEU protests are only secondary battlefields, the crucial battle is about mass immigration and Europe's future8 month ago
Orbán: CEU protests are only secondary battlefields, the crucial battle is about mass immigration and Europe's future
8 month ago
Over 80 people held a protest in Röszke Hungary "No need for the border No need for prison"
Anti-Orban protesters shut down traffic and occupied Oktogon, once again8 month ago
Anti-Orban protesters shut down traffic and occupied Oktogon, once again
8 month ago
"Who you gonna call?"
Saturday's anti-Orbán protest at Liberty Square, Budapest was big, and it's not over yet: thousands are still on the streets, as usual.8 month ago
Saturday's anti-Orbán protest at Liberty Square, Budapest was big, and it's not over yet: thousands are still on the streets, as usual.
Anti-Putin slogan at today's #istandwithCEU and  #IstandwithNGOs protest at Liberty square, Budapest8 month ago
Anti-Putin slogan at today's #istandwithCEU and #IstandwithNGOs protest at Liberty square, Budapest
1000s in Hungary protesting LexCEU, govt attacks on ngos  and  convictions of activists in trial with due process rights issues8 month ago
1000s in Hungary protesting LexCEU, govt attacks on ngos and convictions of activists in trial with due process rights issues