VERITAS Research Institute for History and Archives

15 March 2016

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On March 15th, 2016, on the occasion of our national holiday, the anniversary of the start of the 1848 Hungarian Revolution, in a ceremony taking place under the dome of the Parliament, President of Hungary János Áder awarded the Order of Merit to Dr. Sándor Szakály, Director of the VERITAS Research Institute for History, in recognition of his many decades of outstanding and important work in the field of history and history research, and for his efforts in helping the trans-border Hungarians. Dr. Szakály was one of several recipients (among them artists, scholars and other distinguished individuals).