Hungary, Slovakia Newswire

Hungary, Slovakia Newswire

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  1. Four arrested over Austria refugee truck tragedy as refugee deaths mountRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | DNA India

    Hungary has said it had arrested four people over the discovery of the decomposing bodies of 71 refugees, believed to be Syrian, in an abandoned truck in Austria. Hungarian police said on Friday three of the suspects held over the latest grim tragedy involving refugees seeking refuge in Europe were Bulgarians and one was Afghan.

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  2. Austria truck death suspects to appear in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Forensic officers stand in front of a truck inside which were found a large number of dead migrants on a motorway near Neusiedl am See, Austria, on August 27, 2015 Four people arrested after the decomposing bodies of 71 migrants were found in a truck in Austria will appear before a judge in Hungary on Saturday, officials said as the discovery sent shock waves through Europe. The truck, found Thursday on a motorway near the Slovakia and Hungary borders, was carrying refugees believed to be fleeing the war in Syria, and included a toddler and three young boys, Austrian police said.

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  3. Battle of Mohacs BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Free Dictionary

    Gendarme heavy knights , 85 cannons was fought on 29 August 1526 near Mohcs , Hungary . In the battle, forces of the Kingdom of Hungary led by King Louis II of Hungary and Bohemia were defeated by forces of the Ottoman Empire led by Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent .

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  4. Four held over Austria truck tragedy as migrant deaths mountRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Yahoo!

    Hungary said Friday it had arrested four people over the discovery of the decomposing bodies of 71 migrants, believed to be Syrian, in an abandoned truck in Austria. Hungarian police said three of the suspects held over the latest grim tragedy involving migrants seeking refuge in Europe were Bulgarians and one was Afghan.

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  5. Dozens of bodies thought to be migrants' found in truck on Austrian highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Anchorage Daily News

    The decomposing bodies of as many as 50 people assumed to be migrants being smuggled across Europe were found in a truck abandoned on a highway east of Vienna on Thursday, police said. The precise toll was yet to be determined, said Hans-Peter Doskozil, director of the police in the eastern state of Burgenland, during a news conference on Austria's public broadcaster, adding that the count was hindered by the advanced state of decomposition of some of the bodies.

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  6. Are moustaches must-haves for spacemen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | MacLeans

    ... seen moustaches from the Netherlands, Bulgaria, Afghanistan, Italy, Germany, Belgium, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Hungary, Slovakia, the U.S., Russia and-of course-Canada. And while Hadfield's moustache is still legendary among Canadians, even he must ...

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  7. Checkout.com expands online banking with Sofort payment optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Finextra Research news

    ... Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Poland, Spain, the Czech Republic, Belgium, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Hungary, Slovakia, and the United Kingdom. In addition to providing international credit and debit card processing through its direct ...

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  8. 12 International pizzas that will make you rethink the American sliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | She Knows

    ... topped with meat, sour cream or garlic butter, you'll understand why this street food is so popular in Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic. Ah, the homeland of the pizza, where you can expect nothing less than perfection. And Italy certainly ...

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  9. Double dealingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Slovak Spectator

    As the Defense Ministry confirmed earlier this week hundreds of American soldiers with the military hardware to match will pass through Slovakia en route to Hungary in September. About eight times as many soldiers will take part in the Slovak Shield 2015 operation the same month.

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  10. Exhausted refugees push across Europe to find new homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Star Tribune

    Refugees, detained by police, found what rest they could after crossing the Serbian border into Hungary near the town of Asotthalom on Sunday. A wave of tens of thousands of migrants and refugees - many fleeing wars in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan - has worked its way up the length of the Balkans in recent days.

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  11. MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas Public Limited Company (MOL) - Oil & Gas - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | PR-inside.com

    ... MOL operates four refineries and two petrochemicals plants, under integrated supply chain management, in Hungary, Slovakia and Croatia. The company also owns a network of over 1,734 service stations in 11 countries in Central and South Eastern ...

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  12. Europe in fair train to eliminate Schengen AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Pravda

    Chairman of the NATO Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey claimed that he is concerned over the mass migration to Europe. If a NATO general does not know what to do, the matters seem to be really bad.

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  13. From Calais refugee to millionaire: one man's storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Al Jazeera

    ... clutching his savings of $3,000. With help from smugglers the young Afghan took 44 days to cross Ukraine, Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Germany and Belgium to reach France, all without a passport. Qayumi believes he got lucky at Calais. "Back ...

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  14. Slovakia will take in 200 Syrian refugees, but they have to be ChristianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Washington Post

    Refugees, mostly Syrians, walk through fields in northern Greece as they travel toward the Macedonian border on Aug. 13. Here's a stark illustration of Europe's migration crisis: The Slovakian government recently announced that it would help share the burden of the influx of tens of thousands of migrants into Europe by taking in 200 Syrian refugees. That's a small number, but it was made all the more glaring by another stipulation - these refugees had to be Christian.

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  15. A love of horsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Slovak Spectator

    "Opium Bullet has become famous because there has never been such an idiot who would pay so much for a horse," says ZoltA n MikA3czy, a businessman from DunajskA Streda, who made headlines in April 2013 after paying a 264,221, the largest amount ever paid for a horse in central Europe. MikA3czy, who has been interested in horses since 1994, owns stables with about 20 racing horses.

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  16. "My first childhood memory is Russian tanks on Bratislava streets"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Day

    Pavol Rankov is a writer, essayist, winner of many prizes, including the European Literary Prize and Angelus, and a teacher at Comenius University in Bratislava. He debuted in literature in 1995 with a collection of short stories, Over the Distance of Time.

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  17. Visit Budapest for elegant mix of old, newRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Newsday

    Most Americans choose Prague as their first foray into Eastern Europe, but the true powerhouse of the region is Budapest, capital of Hungary. Budapest can be challenging and complicated -- but it's a cosmopolitan place of unexpected elegance, fascinating and rewarding.

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  18. Hungary's Jobbik party leaders attend Transylvania Hungarian Youth summer campRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Nine O'Clock

    Jobbik party chair Gabor Vona and vice chair Istvan Szavay, MP attended on Friday the summer camp of the Transylvania Hungarian Youth in Gheorgheni. Gabor opened the debate by announcing a softer tone of his declarations, following accusations about Jobbik being extremist and associated with the New Right.

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  19. This man visit EVERY country in the world before he reached 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Daily Mail

    ... northwest passing through Bulgaria, Macedonia, Kosovo, Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia, Slovenia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, France and Switzerland, and ended in Liechtenstein just 20 ...

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  20. Slovaks Say - Nie' to Asylum Camp, Tatars Want Crimea Returned to UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Transitions Online

    A small town in western Slovakia has voted overwhelmingly against a plan to house hundreds of refugees from overflowing relief camps in Austria, delivering a blow to an agreement reached recently by the countries' interior ministers. Voters in Gabcikovo rejected the plan by 97 percent to 3 percent, Deutsche Welle reports today.

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