French President Emmanuel Macron engaged in talks with the prime ministers of the Visegrád Group in Budapest yesterday afternoon.
Hungary has always proposed a fair solution to Brussels to protect its borders: We pay half of the costs, while Brussels pays the other half, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said.
The foreign ministers of the Visegrad Group have agreed to provide immediate assistance to Poland to combat the “pressure of migration”.
PM Orbán said Hungary is initiating a high-level summit of the leaders of the Turkic Council and the Visegrad Group (V4) in Budapest in the first half of 2022.
3 November 2021, Budapest
The Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia will specify the details in the days to come and coordinate the various forms of aid to Lithuania.
László Kövér called the past 10 years of Visegrad cooperation a success story based on “the best intentions by all participants, seeking links rather than divisions”.
Hungary is holding the presidency from July 1 for a year.
The economy ministers of the V4 and France discussed in detail the economic, healthcare and social impact of the pandemic.
The V4 have signed a cooperation agreement on developing the railway network of the region in Kraków, Poland.
Hungary, the next V4 president, intends to carry on the work done by Poland for protecting biodiversity, a common interest.
“It is a fact that we, Central Europeans, are subject to massive discrimination," the prime minister said.