The Relocation of Imre Nagy’s Statue Draws Controversy

In December, the parliamentary committee in charge of major memorial sites (KNEB), led by House Speaker László Kövér, signed off on the reconstruction of Vértanúk (Martyrs’) Square near the Parliament. The project involved the relocation of a memorial depicting Imre Nagy, Hungary’s controversial prime minister during the 1956 revolution.  About Imre Nagy, the martyred prime … Continue reading The Relocation of Imre Nagy’s Statue Draws Controversy