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Christian churches back Jews facing anti-Semitism in Hungary

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - When Hungarian radical right-wingers rallied against a Jewish conference in Budapest in early May, a well-known Protestant pastor hid behind the stage while his wife stepped up to the podium to denounce Jews and Israel.Full story

World Jewish leaders urge Hungary to crack down on Jobbik

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - The World Jewish Congress urged Hungary on Tuesday to crack down on the far-right Jobbik party and called on governments in Europe to consider banning neo-Nazi parties threatening democracy and minority rights. Full story

Europe needs more appropriate powers to fight racism: Germany's Westerwelle

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle told Jewish leaders on Monday that the European Union needed better legal means to fight racism in member states. Full story

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Hundreds of supporters of Hungary's far-right Jobbik party attend a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest
Hundreds of supporters of Hungary's far-right Jobbik party attend a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest

Hundreds of supporters of Hungary's far-right Jobbik party attend a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest May 4, 2013. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh

Vona, chairman of Jobbik party, delivers a speech to hundreds of far-right supporters during a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest
Vona, chairman of Jobbik party, delivers a speech to hundreds of far-right supporters during a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest

Gabor Vona, chairman of Hungary's far-right Jobbik party, delivers a speech to hundreds of far-right supporters during a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest May 4, 2013. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

Kovacs Hegedus, parliamentary member of Hungary's Jobbik party, delivers a speech to supporters during a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest
Kovacs Hegedus, parliamentary member of Hungary's Jobbik party, delivers a speech to supporters during a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest

Eniko Kovacs Hegedus, parliamentary member of Hungary's far-right Jobbik party, delivers a speech to hundreds of far-right supporters during a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest May 4, 2013. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

Supporters of Hungary's far-right Jobbik party attend a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest
Supporters of Hungary's far-right Jobbik party attend a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest

Supporters of Hungary's far-right Jobbik party attend a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest May 4, 2013. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)