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Hungary’s Dobrev Nominated for EP Vice-president

MTI-Hungary Today 2019.07.02.

The Socialists and Democrats group of the European Parliament has decided to nominate Klára Dobrev, MEP of Hungary’s Democratic Coalition (DK) party for the post of EP vice-president, DK announced on Tuesday.

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In its statement, DK said that a leftist Hungarian politician has not filled such a high position in the EP yet, adding that it is a “tremendous achievement not only for Hungary’s democratic opposition but for the whole country”.

Vice-presidents are elected once the EP president has been elected.

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