Ambassador to the US Ferenc Somogyi of Hungary

Ambassador Somogyi was among the first ones to meet Thomas S.
Ferenc Somogyi Had Talks in BratislavaThere is a full understanding between the Hungarian and the Slovak foreign minister that the relations between the two countries are balanced, and that we may look forward to a future which is even more favourable than the present cooperation within the framework of the EU and, within that, in the context of the Visegrád co-operation – declared Slovak Foreign Minister Eduard Kukan after talks with his Hungarian colleague Ferenc Somogyi.
Ferenc Somogyi was also received during the one day official visit by Slovak President Ivan Gasparovic, ans Slovak Prime Minister Mikulás Dzurinda.
Ferenc Somogyi’s letter to Condoleezza RiceFerenc Somogyi expressed his thanks to his American colleague in a letter for the celebration held yesterday in the ceremonial hall of the Department of State in Washington on the 50th anniversary of the 1956 revolution.
Ferenc Somogyi is a Hungarian diplomat and businessman.
In addition, Ambassador Somogyi has served numerous postings in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, including: state secretary for Euro-Atlantic integration (1996-98)during which time he was chief negotiator for several treaty talksas well as professional state secretary (1994-96; 1990-91), state secretary (1989-90), head of the Department for Multilateral and Global Issues (1984-89), and senior desk officer (1973-80.
Foreign service diplomat and member of the Colleges governing board since 1994, Ferenc Somogyi was sworn in Nov 1 as Foreign Minister of Hungary.
Somogyi was Director of Integration at Matv Rt.
Somogyi said Ferenc Nagy found the support of the American people, specifically his Herndon neighbors, while in exile, support that was based on same values and principles Ferenc Nagy fought for in Hungary.
In addition to Good Times, Bad Times (Goede Tijden Slechte Tijden), Somogyi was featured in Baantjer (a police series) De Garage (comedy) Bon Bini Beach (series) and Het Glazen Huis (series.
The recipient of a number of awards for his work in the Netherlands, Somogyi was named Best Actor 1997 (Hitkrant Awards) and Most Popular Actor.
In the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Somogyi had a meeting with International Affairs Committee Chairman Konstantin Kosachyov with the participation of members of the Committee and the group of deputies for liaison with the Hungarian National Assembly.
Somogyi discusses international relations, the economy and Hungarian interests.
Somogyi was appointed Hungarian Ambassador to the United Stated.
Somogyi said he told Rice about Hungary’s decision to establish an international center for democracy that would offer assistance and training to democratizing countries.
Hungary's Foreign Minister Ferenc Somogyi said Tuesday his country, which joined the European Union last year, is ready to advise Croatia on its path toward EU membership.
Somogyi came to Zagreb for a one-day visit, where he is expected to prepare with his Croatian counterpart for a joint session of the two countries' governments later this month.
After meeting President Stipe Mesic, Somogyi said Hungary continues to fully support Croatia's bid to join the EU.
Somogyi was educated at the University of Economics in Budapest.
To this Somogyi said the footnote does not reduce the opportunities of ethnic Hungarians in Romania.