Posts Tagged ‘ Hungary ’

‘The Media Coverage on Syria is the Biggest Media Lie of our Time’ — Interview with Flemish Priest in Syria

Feb 9th, 2017 | By

By: wierd duk Flemish Father Daniël Maes (78) lives in Syria in the sixth-century-old Mar Yakub monastery in the city of Qara, 90 kilometers north of the capital Damascus. Father Daniel has been a witness to the “civil war” and according to him, Western reports on the conflict in Syria are very misleading. In short: “the Americans and their

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BREAKING: Hungary To Become Hub For Persecuted Christians

Feb 2nd, 2017 | By

By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)– Hungary’s government wants Hungary to become “a hub and supporter” of groups who fight against persecution of Christians. “More Christians are being persecuted today throughout the world than during the reign of the  Roman  Emperor  Nero,” said Bence Rétvári, state secretary of the Ministry

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Hungary’s Parliament Condemns Persecution Of Christians

Dec 15th, 2016 | By

BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)– Hungary’s parliament has passed a government-initiated decree condemning the persecution of Christian around the world as well as other religious minorities. The vote came after the government began opening an office supporting persecuted Christians following talks with Pope Francis. In the decree, Hungary’s parliament expresses “solidarity” with especially persecuted Christians in Africa

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Hungary Opens Office to Help Persecuted Christians

Oct 17th, 2016 | By

Hungary became the “first government to open an office specifically to address the persecution of Christians in the Middle East and in Europe.” Hungary’s Minister for Human Resources, Zoltan Balog, said: “Today, Christianity has become the most persecuted religion, where out of five people killed [for] religious reasons, four of them are Christians. In 81 countries

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Hungary Asks Court To Probe ‘Islamic State’ Crackdown On Christians

Mar 6th, 2015 | By

Hungary’s foreign minister says his country has asked the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate the “brutal actions” committed against Christians by the Islamic State group. Minister Péter Szijjártó said it was crucial for the Netherlands-based ICC to “prosecute the perpetrators” of the anti-Christian violence “with rigour”.



Europe Court Condemns Hungary’s Church Law Again

Sep 19th, 2014 | By

Hungary’s embattled government is weighing its options after the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) upheld an April ruling in favour of evangelical and other denominations who were stripped of their church status under controversial legislation. The Strasbourg-based court rejected the government’s appeal, saying the nine churches are entitled to compensation. It said the amount must be negotiated between the government and the churches after the decision becomes final.