Apr 07, 2016

PM Viktor Orbán with former President Sarkozy: Europe must renew itself

On Thursday Prime Minister Viktor Orbán met Nicolas Sarkozy, former president of France and leader of the center-right party Les Républicains. At their meeting the two politicians discussed European issues.

Mr. Orbán and Mr. Sarkozy agreed that Europe must renew itself in order to fulfil the legitimate hopes and expectations of European citizens.

Both Les Républicains – France’s largest opposition party – and Fidesz are members of the European People’s Party.

While in Paris, PM Orbán also held talks with Secretary General of the OECD Ángel Guírra and delivered a speech at the organisation’s committee meeting.