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  • A Blackhawks flies over the Danube in front of the Hungarian Parliament. (Embassy photo by P. Kennett)

    Blackhawks over the Danube

    In April, U.S. Army Europe Blackhawks and Apaches have been visiting Hungary in support of a military exercise. Two Blackhawks came to Budapest on April 9 to take a few flights up the Danube.

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  • President Obama delivers his remarks in Brussels (AP Images)

    President Obama in Europe and Saudi Arabia

    In the Netherlands and Belgium this week, President Obama participated in the Nuclear Security Summit, the G7, U.S.-EU Summit, a ceremony to honor Americans killed in WWI, and bilateral meetings.

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  • Group photo of Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. Robert J. Riley, Minister of Defense Csaba Hende, Chief of Defense Staff General Tibor Benko, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Political Director Szabolcs Takacs, and the ambassadors representing NATO Allies in Hungary (Embassy photo by Brian Neely)

    Hungary’s 15th Anniversary in NATO

    The Embassy held a reception to celebrate this important milestone, and to join together with all our NATO Allies to express our appreciation for Hungary’s important contributions to the NATO alliance.

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  • Portrait of Ambassador-Designate Colleen Bell (photo ©ColleenBellOffice)

    Ambassador-Designate Colleen Bell

    On November 6, President Obama nominated Colleen Bradley Bell as U.S. Ambassador to Hungary.

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  • A New Strategic Reality in Europe

    Speech by NATO Deputy Secretary General Ambassador Alexander Vershbow to the 21st International Conference on Euro-Atlantic Security (04/04)

From the Embassy

  • Press Attaché Elizabeth Webster gives her presentation in the classroom. (Embassy photo by Attila Németh)
    Garay Days in Szekszárd

    On March 13, Press Attaché Elizabeth Webster gave a presentation at the Garay Days program of Garay High School in Szekszárd. After a great discussion, Ms. Webster was happy to answer a flood of interesting questions from the students.  Photos on Facebook »

  • Chargé d'Affaires, a.i. M. André Goodfriend speaks at the microphone, Mr. Northrup and Mr. Gyukics sit at a table at Petőfi Literary Museum. (Embassy photo)
    U.S. Embassy Brings Native American Culture to Hungary

    Native American poet, writer, and journalist Jim Northrup, from the Minnesota Fond du Lac Indian reservation, visited Hungary from February 9 -15 to introduce his poetry, Native American (Odjibwe) culture, and traditional lifestyle to audiences throughout the country.   Photos on Facebook »

  • Cultural Attache Dmitri Tarakhovsky, Laszlo Hubay, Public Affairs Councelor Karyn A. Posner-Mullen, Charge d’Affaires M. André Goodfriend, and a representative of the Museum of Musicology with the piano (Embassy photo by Attila Németh)
    Hubay Piano Transferred to the Museum of Musicology

    The famous Hubay piano, which had been in the U.S. Ambassador’s residence for decades, has been carefully preserved and maintained by the American Embassy. In agreement with the Hubay family and the Institute of Musicology of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, the precious Bösendorfer piano was transferred to the Museum of Musicology on February 6.  Video  »

  • Charge Goodfriend and State Sec. Gabor Orban sign the agreement. (Embassy photo by Attila Németh)
    U.S. –Hungary Sign Tax Agreement

    On February 4, M. André Goodfriend, Charge d’Affaires, a.i., of the Embassy of the United States of America, and Gábor Orbán, State Secretary for Taxation and Financial Affairs in the Ministry for National Economy, signed an agreement between the governments of Hungary and the United States of America to implement the U.S. Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA).  

  • Special Envoy Forman delivers his speech (video screenshot)
    "Executive Power and Countering Anti-Semitism"

    The United States' Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira Forman delivered a keynote speech at the Tom Lantos Institute Conference: Jewish Life and Anti-Semitism in Contemporary Europe.   video »

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