Manfred Weber

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PM Orbán responds to Manfred Weber

"Clearly, Manfred Weber resents Hungary. He blames us for his failure to become the president of the European Commission," the prime minister said.

Dec 31, 2020
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Prime Minister Orbán responds to Manfred Weber: 'The truth, dear Manfred, is completely the opposite'

EPP group leader Manfred Weber stated in an online press conference on December 3 that the notorious rule of law mechanism, designed to force Member States into altering their stance on key policy areas, is not being set up expressly against Hungary and Poland. According to PM Orbán, however, the truth is completely the opposite. The following is the official, English language transcript of Prime Minister Viktor Orbán's response to Weber.

Dec 4, 2020
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V4 countries won’t support Weber or Timmermans

Citizens of the V4 countries feel equally skeptical about EPP candidate Manfred Weber and the socialist Frans Timmermans, reveals a recently-conducted survey by the Nezopont Institute.

Jun 19, 2019