New Amendments to Strengthen Hungary’s Defense and Security

Security situation has changed all over Europe, says minister

MH – 2016.01.13. 21:20 –

Legislative amendments will be needed to strengthen Hungary’s defense and security, but according to Misniter of Defense Istvan Simicsko, the Hungarian Defense Forces can assist in case of terrorist threats right now.  

“Security situation has changed all over Europe, so Hungary and the Hungarians must be protected”, said Mr Simicsko, adding that adequate responses must be provided to the new types of security challenges. “It requires modern legislation based on the principles of proportionality and necessity, prompt decisions and the rapid reaction capability of the Hungarian Defense Forces”, he explained. According to the minister, the future amendments to the Hungarian Constitution will give a firmer guarantee of attaining the given goals.