Hungary Concerned About Lebanon Christians

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By BosNewsLife News Center with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos szijjarto-peter-121109BEIRUT/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- Hungary's foreign minister has urged the international community to support Lebanon's stability and protect Christians in the region amid concerns about rising sectarian tensions.

NEWS WATCH: Hungary Mourns Late Prime Minister Gyula Horn

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By BosNewsLife News Center in Budapest with additional reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos download BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- Hungarians on Friday, June 21, were mourning former Hungarian Socialist Prime Minister Gyula Horn, known for his role in the collapse of Communism in Europe and the reunification of Germany, who died in hospital at age 80 following a long illness. 

BREAKING NEWS: Hungary’s Prime Minister To Resign Amid Crisis

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife 000252392_f2_gal1BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- Hungary's Prime Minister Ferenc Gyurscany said Saturday, March 21, he is resigning because of his government's plunging popularity as it struggles to overcome Hungary's worst economic crisis in recent memory.

NEWS WATCH: Hungarians Commemorate 20th Anniversary of End of Communism

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife reporting from Budapest _45559552_hungaryborder4662BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- Hungary is commemorating its crushed 1956 Revolution against Soviet domination and the 20th anniversary of its declaration as an independent republic, marking the end of communism.

NEWS WATCH: Hungary Condemns Azerbaijan In Soldier Row; Armenia Talks Of War

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife reporting from Budapest, Hungary BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- The Hungarian government on Monday, September 3, condemned a decision by Azerbaijan to immediately pardon and release an officer convicted of murder, after he was extradited from Hungary.

Hungary’s Ombudsman Asking Top Court To Overturn Church Law Amid Rights Concerns

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife reporting from Budapest, Hungary BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- Hungary's elected official for defending fundamental civil rights has asked the country's top court to overturn controversial church legislation, amid concerns the law violates religious freedom and the constitutional separation of church and state.

BREAKING NEWS: Increased Persecution Of Former Muslims, Report Shows

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By Stefan J. Bos at BosNewsLife News Center in Budapest with BosNewsLife's Johan Th. Bos reporting from the Netherlands imagesBUDAPEST/ERMELO (BosNewsLife)-- The "persecution of Christians with a Muslim background" has "drastically" increased around the world, according to a report released Tuesday, February 3, by a leading Christian advocacy group.

NEWS ALERT: Wycliffe Associates Tackling Persecution After Militants Kill Bible Translators

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife bibleversetwoORLANDO/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- U.S.-based group Wycliffe Associates (WA) is rushing to train and shelter indigenous Bible translators from areas controlled by Islamic militants, after at least four of its workers were killed in the Middle East, BosNewsLife established Sunday, April 17.

Rabbi Condemns Hungary’s Occupation Memorial Plans

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife Koves_Slomo_01 BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- A chief rabbi has condemned Hungarian government plans to establish a memorial for the victims of the 1944 German occupation of Hungary as it would send the message that "the Hungarian state had been blameless."

Hungary Court Rejects Holocaust Survivor Libel Suit

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife reporting from Budapest BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- A Budapest court has rejected a libel lawsuit of a Nazi-concentration camp survivor who claims Nobel Peace Prize winning author and human rights activist Elie Wiesel "lies" about his Holocaust past.