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Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will arrive in Hungary on Tuesday in a landmark visit to bolster ties with right-wing leader Viktor Orban, who has been accused of "authoritarianism".

Israel's foreign ministry has backed a series of adverts in Hungary denouncing US billionaire George Soros, just hours after its ambassador condemned the billboard campaign as anti-Semitic.

Scores of refugees on Hungary-Serbia border injured in attacks

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Scores of refugees on Hungary-Serbia border injured in attacks

In a one year period, MSF reported over 100 deliberately inflicted injuries on refugees by Hungarian border guards on the border with Serbia.

Amnesty warns of Trump's 'toxic' and 'demonising' policies

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Amnesty warns of Trump's 'toxic' and 'demonising' policies

Politicians wielding a toxic, dehumanising "us vs them" rhetoric are creating a more divided and dangerous world, Amnesty International warned ...

Syria: The ground zero of a new world order

Sam Hamad

Syria: The ground zero of a new world order

Comment: Obama's failure to support democratic forces in Syria has helped create the conditions for 21st century fascism to sweep across the ...

Taufiq Wan

Trump wins: World's Islamophobic, far-right and authoritarian leaders rejoice

Donald Trump's election victory has sent many into shock, as right-wing leaders across the globe are eyeing similar victories in their home countries.

Sam Hamad

Hungary's 'show' trials: Refugees not welcome here

Comment: The ongoing trial of migrant 'Ahmed H.' is evidence of xenophobia on an almost industrial scale, practiced by governments across ...

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Libya rejects European suggestions of 'refugee cities' on coast

Suggestions by some European countries that Libya should build 'refugee cities' on its shores have been firmly rejected by the country's ...

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Hungary's 'anti-refugee referendum' declared void in blow for PM

A referendum in Hungary on EU migrant quotas was declared void due to low turn-out.

Hungary voters expected to reject EU refugee quota

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Hungary voters expected to reject EU refugee quota

Hungarians will vote on Sunday on whether to accept refugees to the country with opinion polls expecting voters to reject the EU resettlement ...

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Hungarian government links immigrants to terrorism in anti-refugee campaign

Hungary's right-wing government has continued its anti-migrant rhetoric with a new scare campaign linking immigrants to terrorism ahead of ...

Trapped on the border: refugees struggle to reach safety

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Trapped on the border: refugees struggle to reach safety

Hundreds of refugees - many from the Middle East - remain trapped on the Hungarian-Serbian border in inhuman conditions, hoping to reach the ...

Hungary urges 'rich Arab nations' to take in migrants

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Hungary urges 'rich Arab nations' to take in migrants

Hungary's prime minister has called on the United States, Australia, Israel and 'rich Arab nations' to take in some of the migrants flowing into ...

Hungary to seal off Croatia border to stop refugees

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Hungary to seal off Croatia border to stop refugees

Hungary will seal off its border to Croatia to prevent refugees crossing through its territory to Austria, Prime Minister Viktor ...

Balkan routes to northern Europe close: Migrant crisis swells Balkan routes to northern Europe close: Migrant crisis swells

Al-Araby al-Jadeed staff

Balkan routes to northern Europe close: Migrant crisis swells

Road and rail routes to northern Europe from the Balkans were closing to migrants Friday, after EU countries began closing their borders to an ...

Al-Araby al-Jadeed staff

Helping refugees is 'treason', say Hungarian MPs

Analysis: The Hungarian parliament has debated the escalating refugee crisis with reference to population exchange and the Ottoman empire.

Al-Araby al-Jadeed staff

Hungary attacks EU on migration; chaos in Budapest

Hungary railed Thursday at EU leaders, as chaos reigned in Budapest, where migrants dashed into the main train station after police stopped ...

AAAJ and agencies

Kurdish general among four killed in Iraq blast

A prominent Iraqi Kurdish commander has been killed in a bombing near the northern city of Kirkuk, as the Iraqi president visits Iran to discuss ...

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