According to Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA) anti-Semitic incidents drop sharply in Poland and Hungary.
Representatives of the European Affairs Committees of the Visegrad Group (V4) Parliaments have expressed their opposition to the scale of cuts of cohesion policy funds and the possible linking of EU funds with the rule of law.
Polish-Hungarian cooperation is developing in an exemplary way. We share an unequivocal stand on migration and have a very close stance on the EU's future budget, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said after Monday talks with his Hungarian counterpart, Viktor Orban.
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban started an official visit to Poland. He was welcomed by his Polish counterpart Mateusz Morawiecki in the Palace on the Isle at Warsaw's Łazienki Park.
As Viktor Orbán celebrated another win in Hungary last month, he had a message for Poland. “I would like to thank our Polish friends, Chairman Kaczyński and Prime Minister Morawiecki (PiS) for coming and supporting us,” he said in his speech on April 8, as his party, Fidesz, celebrated another win in the Hungarian parliamentary elections.
An exhibition devoted to Henryk Slawik, a Polish social activist who together with a Hungarian official helped Jews and POWs in Budapest, opened Wednesday in the Polish Sejm (lower house of parliament).
Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki on Monday congratulated his Hungarian counterpart, Viktor Orban, on his third consecutive victory in parliamentary elections and stressed that Orban's reforms were an important contribution to the electoral success.
A monument to the victims of the 2010 Smolensk air disaster, unveiled in Budapest on Friday, is a beautiful gesture which will serve to strengthen Polish-Hungarian friendship, Poland's ruling Law and Justice party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski said in the Hungarian capital.
Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto declared on Friday that Hungary "will always veto any sanctions on Poland during a vote in a European institution."
Linking Warsaw and Budapest with a high-speed rail connection may change the EU's transport map and have a positive economic impact on the region, Poland's Infrastructure Minister Andrzej Adamczyk said on Thursday.