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Andras Simonyi

Andras Simonyi is a former Hungarian ambassador to NATO and the United States.
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R.I.P.: Celebrating Ambassador Mark Palmer

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 - by Andras Simonyi

Hungary and Central Europe owe their deepest gratitude for his role in felling the Iron Curtain.

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The Egypt Revolution: A New Berlin Wall?

Saturday, February 12th, 2011 - by Andras Simonyi

Heady feelings from the former communist bloc. (Also read Michael Totten: "North African Dominoes?")

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Inside the ‘Zone’: PJM Visits the Red Sludge Disaster in Hungary

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 - by Andras Simonyi

Last week I wrote a piece for PJM about the “red sludge” in Hungary. At that time, I was not aware of the horror I was confronted with yesterday.

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Hungary United in Wake of Catastrophe

Thursday, October 7th, 2010 - by Andras Simonyi

As "red sludge" pours over the little town of Kolontár, desecrating the picturesque landscape, citizens and government work together to alleviate the worst of the disaster.

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Air Travel in the Wake of the Volcano

Saturday, April 24th, 2010 - by Andras Simonyi

Despite the clamor against them, the European governments were correct to adhere to the principle of putting the lives of passengers above everything else.

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Eyes on Hungary: Leading Eastern Europe Away From Socialism, Yet Again

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 - by Andras Simonyi

Sunday's Hungarian elections placed in power a huge conservative majority, and leader, for four full years.

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