Tag: ​​ Commemoration

Trianon 100 - Disastrous treaty commemorated by the ringing of 15,000 bells

Today, at 4.30 pm, thousands of bells across the Carpathian Basin signalled the moment Hungary lost 67% of its territory in 1920.

Tribute paid by Minister of Justice at Shoes Memorial on Holocaust Memorial Day

On behalf of the Hungarian government, Justice Minister Judit Varga placed pebbles, flowers and candles at the Shoes Memorial.

"We have something most of the West no longer has today", says Polish President

Andrzej Duda explained that he would like to "support the government in activities that favor society".

Liberation of Budapest’s ghetto commemorated at Dohány Street Synagogue

Róbert Frölich, the synagogue’s chief rabbi, said the tragedy of the Hungarian Jews did not begin when the first trains departed.