2021

Plenty of Meetings and activities in Budapest

25-06-2021: Acting Head of Mission participated in a working breakfast organized by the opposition Jobbik Party, where party officials briefed the ambassadors and members of the diplomatic corps accredited in Budapest on the party’s internal and external programs and priorities. Acting Head of Mission also participated in the commemoration of the bicentenary of the Battle of Carabobo, at the invitation of the Venezuelan Embassy in Hungary, and a wreath was laid in the name of the State of Palestine. Acting Head of Mission participated as well in the graduation ceremony for the students of the joint scholarship program between the Government of Hungary and the Food and Agriculture Organization, as one of the students benefiting from this scholarship was a Palestinian.

A Meeting between Acting Head of Mission and Deputy State Secretary for International Relations, Ministry of Agriculture of Hungary

18-06-2021: Acting Head of Mission Dr. Fadi Elhusseini met with HE Dávid BENCSIK Deputy State Secretary for International Relations, Ministry of Agriculture of Hungary. The meeting tackled several issues, including means to boast bilateral cooperation in the field of agricultural. Deputy Minister was also briefed on the losses and repercussions of Israel’s continuous aggression against Palestine, inhabitants and land.

Acting Head of Mission meets with Cardinal Péter Erdő

15-06-2021: Acting Head of Mission Dr. Fadi Elhusseini met with Cardinal Péter Erdő, Metropolitan Archbishop of Esztergom-Budapest and Primate of Hungary. The meeting tackled several topics, including political developments and the illegal practices taken by the occupation forces. Acting Head of Mission also briefed the Cardinal of Israel’s aggression against all components of the Palestinian society, including Christians.

A Meeting between Acting Head of Mission and Deputy State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Hungary

14-06-2021: Acting Head of Mission Dr. Fadi Elhussaini met at the Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade with H.E. Mr. Laszlo Varadi, Deputy State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Hungary. The meeting discussed many issues, foremost of which is Hungary’s opening of a commercial office in Jerusalem, and political positions especially in light of Israel’s continuous aggression on Palestine and attempts to obstruct the Palestinian elections.

Acting Head of Mission receives the Ambassador of Cuba to Hungary

01-06-2021: Acting Head of Mission, Dr. Fadi Elhusseini received at the Embassy of the State of Palestine in Hungary H.E. Ms. Alicia Elvira Morales Ambassador of Cuba to Hungary and Dean of Latin America countries. The meeting tackled Israel’s recent aggression on Palestine and focused on the coordination between the two embassies.

The Council of Arab Ambassadors sends a statement to the Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

16-05-2021: Coinciding with the Nakba Day, the Council of Arab Ambassadors to Hungary sent a statement to the Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The statement stressed Israel’s responsibility for the cycle of violence that claimed hundreds of innocent victims, and that there is no way to peace and stability except by establishing the State of Palestine on the borders of June 4, 1967, with East Jerusalem as its capital.

The Hungarian government donates seven ventilator units to Palestine

06-05-2021: The Hungarian government decided to donate seven ventilator units to Palestine, to help facing COVID pandemic. The Embassy of Palestine in Hungary stated that two units would go to the Holy Family Hospital in Bethlehem, and five units to the Arab Society Hospital in Beit Jala.

The Embassy of the State of Palestine in Hungary sends identical letters about Israel’s obstruction of the Palestinian elections

03-05-2021: Acting Head of Mission Dr. Fadi Elhusseini sent several identical letters to the Hungarian Parliament and the Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in addition to other messages addressed to parties, non-governmental organizations, and media institutions, about Israel’s attempt to obstruct the Palestinian elections, particularly in the occupied city of Jerusalem.

Arab Ambassadors to Hungary meet with Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó

2020

Acting Head of Missions holds meetings with State Minister of State for Scholarship Affairs and Chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee of the Hungarian Parliament

Elhusseini Meets with Mayor of Budapest and briefs Hungarian officials of the latest political developments

Arab ambassadors to Hungary confirm their support for the Palestinian position
Palestinian- Hungarian political meeting held in Budapest

Acting Head of Mission receives the Ambassador of Iraq

Acting Head of Mission meets with Óbuda University rector

Meeting with Ambassador of Saudi Arabia

Meeting of Arab Ambassadors at the Saudi residence