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Hungary jumped ahead of many of its peers in the EU by taking sides with the U.S. on Syria, which may reap some much needed diplomatic rewards as the country awaits its new U.S. Ambassador.
At a time of lingering financial hardship and skepticism about international institutions, King Stephen’s archenemy, Koppány has gained popularity among a growing number of Hungarians
These twenty young leaders and writers will spend five days at Bercel Kastély in the Hungarian countryside to debate and learn about the fundamental principles of a free and prosperous society.
Although successive Romanian governments insist that they have made much progress on the issue of church restitution, only a handful of properties have been returned to their rightful owners.
Martin Schulz’s trip to Poland may have revealed one of the most important factors influencing Polish politics in recent years: Donald Tusk’s ambitions for European office.
Compact, simple, and even transportable, Odoo house represents the opportunity for a new, healthier lifestyle more in balance with the environment than typical urban living.