The asylum system in Hungary has practically been suspended since May 2020. Neither the legal framework nor its practical implementation offers effective access to the asylum system, thereby emptying out the right to seek asylum.
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Our new information note gives an update on the litigation struggles of clients represented by the Hungarian Helsinki Committee who submitted their intent to apply for asylum at the Hungarian Embassy in Belgrade and were rejected.
This note should be read with the previous two info notes published by the HHC: No access to asylum for 18 months – Hungary’s dysfunctional embassy system in theory and practice and No access to asylum on the territory since 27 May 2020.