Renovations in a Hungarian apartment have resulted in the important discovery of thousands of census documents containing the names and addresses of Budapest’s Jewish residents shortly before their deportation to the Budapest ghetto in 1944.
The left-wing militant turned neo-Nazi has been deported after trying to seek asylum in Hungary. Horst Mahler fled from Germany while on medical leave from prison.
The remains of about 20 people, most of them Ashkenazi Jews, have been buried in Budapest's Jewish cemetery. A Hungarian pro-Nazi group executed thousands on the banks of the Danube River near the end of World War II.
A man handing a baby under a barbed wire fence on the Serbian-Hungarian border has won the prestigious World Press Photo Award. The black-and-white image highlights Europe's worst migration crisis since World War II.
Vienna has offered equipment and personnel to Budapest to help guard Hungary's border with Serbia. The fenced-off frontier is among the key points on the so-called Balkan route for illegal immigrants.
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