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Information on Entering Hungary and the U.S.

COVID-19 Information (updated daily) Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the 90 days preceding travel.  Check ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Budapest, Hungary

Events: Be advised that on July 26 and July 31, there are planned demonstrations in Budapest. Currently, we are unaware of information indicating a specific threat from or against these events. Hungarian Police will be present at each of these events to monitor the security situation. Date/Time:  Monday, July 26, 6-8pm Location: Gathering in front of the ...
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U.S., Hungary sign Implementing Agreements for Use of Air Bases

During a ceremony held July 16, 2021 at Kecskemét Air Base, Hungary, U.S. European command and Hungarian Defense Force leaders signed implementing agreements designating Kecskemét and Pápa Air Force Bases as agreed facilities and areas. “These agreements allow U.S. forces to access and utilize these air bases in cooperation with the Hungarian Defence Force,” said ...
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Joint Statement on the Occasion of the 26th Budapest Pride Festival 

July 19, 2021  On the occasion of the 26th Budapest Pride Festival, we, the undersigned embassies and cultural institutes, express our full support for members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex (LGBTQI+) community and their rights to equality and non-discrimination, freedom of expression and peaceful assembly, and freedom from violence.  We note the important advocacy of LGBTQI+ civil society organizations which are working to ensure that all individuals, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity, ...
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