Ambassador: Hungary has no territorial claims in western Ukraine

Ambassador: Hungary has no territorial claims in western Ukraine

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Hungary to Ukraine István Íjgyártó says that his country has no territorial claims in Zakarpattia, Ukraine’s western region.

"We have no territorial claims when it comes to Zakarpattia," the Ambassador said in an interview with Espreso TV channel.

Russia is an aggressor state, a military aggressor, while Hungary fully supports the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine, the ambassador underscored.

"We fully condemn all human rights violations against Ukrainian citizens. We call on the international community, as well as the Ukrainian side, to investigate these violations. We stand for peace," Íjgyártó said.

Read also: Hungary will not block Ukraine's accession to NATO and EU - ambassador

As reported, on May 3, the Embassy of Hungary in Ukraine condemned the statement made by Ukraine’s National Security and Defense Council Secretary Oleksiy Danilov who said that Russian president Vladimir Putin had warned Hungary about the invasion.


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