Thousands Of Mourners Gather As Late President Árpád Göncz Is Laid To Rest In Budapest

Thousands of mourners gathered in Budapest’s Óbuda cemetery on Friday afternoon to attend the funeral of Árpád Göncz, Hungary’s first democratically elected president. The ex-president, who held office for two consecutive terms from 1990 to 2000, passed away on 6 October in his ninety-fourth year. Speaking at the funeral ceremony, Imre Mécs, a close friend … Continue reading Thousands Of Mourners Gather As Late President Árpád Göncz Is Laid To Rest In Budapest