PM Orbán: We can only support EU leaders who respect Central Europe
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PM Orbán said an attempt would be made to maintain the European People’s Party as the party of Helmut Kohl. This grouping would respect nations, place primacy on Christianity and give proper weight to the interests central Europeans.
The Visegrád Group is unified in terms of both personnel- and content-related questions, PM Orbán said in his radio interview this morning, adding that he thinks it’s possible to find the right candidate for European Commission president “within one or two weeks”. In the remainder of the interview, the prime minister touched upon the relationship between Fidesz and the European People’s Party, Hungary’s priorities in the next five years, economic policy and the aftermath of the Hableány boat accident.
Some 4,000 Hungarian troops and their NATO allies are holding a series of five military exercises in the Bakony mountain area, with the participation of special operation units, infantry, armored vehicles and the support of some 40 military helicopters.