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  • Special Envoy Ira Forman visits the Occupation Memorial site (Embassy Photo)

    Special Envoy Forman visits Budapest

    On July 21, 2014, U.S. Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira Forman visited Budapest. He visited the Occupation Memorial site.

  • Charge d’affaires, a.i. M. Andre Goodfriend delivers his remarks at the celebration. (Embassy photo by Simon Moricz)

    Independence Day Celebration

    Minister Csaba Hende joined Charge d’affaires, a.i., M. Andre Goodfriend in marking this occasion by noting the long history of friendship and shared values between the American and Hungarian people.

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  • Chargé d’affaires, a.i. M. André Goodfriend and Peter Marton, CEO of the Hungarian Asset Management Company, shake hands at the property exchange ceremony (Embassy photo by Attila Németh)

    Ownership Exchange of Historic Properties

    On June 20, at a ceremony held at the Budapest Castle, the Governments of Hungary and the USA signed the Deeds of Conveyance for the exchange of ownership of several historic Budapest properties.

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  • Chargé Goodfriend delivers his remarks in front of the U.S. Embassy at the Yellow Star Houses commemoration (Embassy photo)

    Yellow Star Houses Commemoration

    On June 21, Chargé d’affaires, a.i., M. André Goodfriend delivered remarks at the Embassy’s Yellow Star Houses Commemoration.

  • 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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  • Marci Remenyi, who became our 10000th fan, when he “liked” our Facebook page  (Embassy photo)
    10000 Fans on our Facebook Page

    Congratulations to Marci Remenyi, who became our 10000th fan, when he “liked” our Facebook page while visiting with us at EFOTT. Welcome on board, Marci, and a BIG thank you to all of our Facebook fans!  

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    American Corner (AC) Director - Call for applications

    Applications are invited from Hungarian citizens for the position of American Corner Director in Debrecen, located in the Meliusz Peter County Library. This is a temporary position from October 1, 2014 to September 30, 2015. Application deadline: August 29, 2014. 

  • U.S. flag in the shape of the country with text: Summert Work & Travel USA
    Summer Work and Travel Photo Contest – 2014

    Are you a Hungarian student participating in the 2014 Summer Work & Travel Program (SW&T)? If so, this photo contest is for you! The U.S. Embassy’s Public Affairs Section invites you to submit photos showing your experiences during your program this summer.  

  • Charge Goodfriend, carrying a U.S. flag, marches with fellow diplomats in the 2014 Budapest Pride. (Embassy photo)
    Budapest Pride

    Charge d’affaires, a.i., M. Andre Goodfriend and Embassy colleagues were proud to march together with fellow diplomats and members of the LGBT community at the 2014 Budapest Pride. 

  • "There Was Once..." movie poster
    “There Was Once...” – Commemorating the 70TH Anniversary of the Holocaust in Hungary

    To commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the Holocaust in Hungary, to celebrate the once-thriving Jewish Community of Kalocsa, and to raise awareness of the Holocaust in Hungary, the U.S. Embassy invited Hungarian-American film maker and university professor Gabor Kalman to present and to discuss his award-winning documentary “There Was Once…”   Photo gallery »

NATO Summit – September 4-5, 2014

  • Welsh symbols, NATO logo and text: NATO/OTAN Wales Summit 4-5.IX.2014

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