Hungary Remembers Holocaust Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

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BosNewsLife WORLD WATCH By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife reporting from Budapest, Hungary BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- With much of Hungary in lockdown, a minister...

NEWS WATCH: Poland, Hungary Recall Roma Holocaust

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife AFP3438076_Articolo BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- While Europe remembers the outbreak of World War I, commemorations have been held in Hungary and Poland for what often has been called the “forgotten Holocaust”: the murder of hundreds of thousands of gypsies, or Roma people, during World War II.

US Congressmen Demand Romania Returns Church Properties And Ends “Persecution”

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife protestsBUCHAREST/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- Twenty U.S. congressmen have urged Secretary of State John Kerry to pressure Romania's government to end "persecution" and "fully restitute" properties that were "illegally confiscated" from churches and other religious groups under Communism after 1945.

Hungary “Forcing” Missionaries To Leave Under New Law

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By BosNewsLife News Center in Budapest with additional reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos americansBUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- Foreign missionaries living in Hungary fear they will be forced to leave the country under new tax legislation, amid a wider government crackdown on religious groups.

Hungary Observes Liberation Of Jewish Ghetto

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife reporting from Budapest, Hungary BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)— Hungary's Jewish community has commemorated the 75th anniversary of the...

NEW EUROPE Hungary Detains 4 Suspect After 71 Migrants Die In Truck

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife reporting from Budapest and border areas refugeesfilenow BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife)-- Four people remain detained after the decomposing bodies of 71 migrants fleeing war and poverty, including eight women and four children, were found in a truck on Austria's main highway after apparently arriving from neighboring Hungary. Hungarian police said they detained the suspects as part of a wider investigation into human smuggling.

BUDAPEST BRAINWAVE: Hungarian ‘Aid’

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife
EBUDAPEST, HUNGARY (BosNewsLife Columns)-- Stop the press! Hungary's center-right government is launching an aid operation for victims of Japan's worst earthquake on record and tsunami.

NEWS WATCH: Belarus Denies Torture Of Political Prisoners

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By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent, BosNewsLife MINSK/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- Belarus has denied allegations of large-scale torture in a secret service jail for political prisoners. The statement comes after a just-released former presidential candidate and a leading activist spoke to reporters about the alleged mistreatment of inmates.