What is Hungary?

Hungary

Hungary i/ˈhʌŋɡəri/ (Hungarian: Magyarország ) is a landlocked country in Central Europe. It is situated in the Carpathian Basin and is bordered by Slovakia to the north, Ukraine, and Romania to the east, Serbia, and Croatia to the south, Slovenia to the southwest and Austria to the west. The country's capital, and largest city, is Budapest. Hungary is a member of the European Union, NATO, the OECD, the Visegrád Group, and is a Schengen state. The official language is Hungarian, also known as Magyar, which is part of the Finno-Ugric group and is the most widely spoken non-Indo-European language in the European Union.

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Elizabeth Of Hungary - Early Life and Marriage
... Elizabeth was the daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary and Gertrude of Merania ... to tradition, she was born in the castle of Sárospatak, Kingdom of Hungary, on 7 July 1207 ... tradition she was born in Pozsony, Kingdom of Hungary (modern-day Bratislava, Slovakia), where she lived in the Castle of Posonium until the age of four ...
Hungary - Culture - Sport
... and Germany) have won more Summer Olympic gold medals than Hungary ... At the all time total medal count for Olympic Games, Hungary reaches the 9th ranking out of 211 participating nations, with a total of 465 medals ... best Sabre (fencing) athletes have historically hailed from Hungary ...
István Tisza
... The two most important events in his life were Austria-Hungary's entry into the First World War when he was prime minister for the second time, and his ... Tisza supported the dual monarchy of Austria-Hungary and was representative of the then liberal-conservative consent ... he was an opponent of anti-Semitism, which he feared could jeopardize Hungary's economic development ...
István Tisza - His Judgement From Abroad During and After The War
... British newspaper “New Europe” printed a comment that Hungary was the only responsible party for the war, “where Hungary′s responsibility is greater than Austria′s” and that Tisza was the ... As a consequence the “Little Entente” took this view and pushed to punish Hungary at the end of the war ... of Serbia, and that if Serbia gave way, Austria-Hungary must be content." According to recent findings these accusations are without merit ...