December 5, 2012 / 12:58 PM / 6 years ago

Hungary closes embassy in Damascus

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary’s embassy in Damascus suspended its operations on Wednesday and Hungarian diplomats left Syria, the Hungarian Foreign Ministry said on the government’s official website.

The ministry added in a statement that on urgent consular matters, Hungarian citizens should turn to Hungary’s embassy in Beirut.

Reporting by Krisztina Than; editing by Andrew Roche

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