Embassy of Serbia, Budapest
|Embassy of Serbia in Budapest|
|Address||Dózsa György út 92/b|
The current Serbian ambassador to Hungary is Rade Drobac.
In 1956, Prime Minister Imre Nagy asked for asylum and secured sanctuary in the embassy after the anti-Soviet revolution was crushed. However he was later arrested, deported to Romania and executed in 1958. The embassy overlooks Andrássy Avenue and Heroes' Square, where the 1989 memorial service for the reburial of Imre Nagy and others in front of a crowd of 250,000 people.
During the ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of the anti-Soviet uprising in 1956 in October 2006, the President of Serbia, Boris Tadić, and the Prime Minister of Hungary Ferenc Gyurcsány, revealed a commemorative plaque placed at the entrance, dedicated to Imre Nagy.
- Serbian Embassy in Budapest (Serbian) (Hungarian)
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