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65th Anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution

On the sixty-fifth anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian revolution, we remember the brave men and women who fought to defend their liberty on the streets of Budapest and around the nation.  Their passion for freedom was realized in 1989, when Hungary embraced democracy.  We mark this solemn anniversary together with our partner and NATO Ally.” ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Budapest, Hungary

Location: Several Areas in Downtown Budapest Events: On October 22-23, 2021, several demonstrations are planned to take place in Budapest. Because of the number of demonstrations and the size of the expected crowds, U.S. Embassy personnel have been advised to avoid all of these demonstrations and the areas surrounding them. Friday, October 22, 2021 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. A crowd of 3,000-4,000 people is expected to gather at the Műegyetem rakpart, then march through the following streets: Műegyetem – Szent Gellért tér – Szent Gellért rakpart – Várkert rakpart – Casino – Ybl Miklós tér – Clark Ádám tér – Fő utca – Jégverem utca – Bem rakpart – Bem József tér. ...
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