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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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CDA Dillard visits Pécs and Veszprem

Chargé d’Affaires Marc Dillard visited the cities of Pécs and Veszprem July 14-15.   While in Pecs, CDA Dillard met with Mayor Attila Peterffy and Deputy Mayor Csaba Ruzsa, and enjoyed lunch at Kostolda, a restaurant operated by the NGO Colorful Pearls which assists local Roma women with professional and social skills development.  He visited the American Corner, located ...
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