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Justice Minister Varga: EP Remains ‘Part of Problem, Not Solution’

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.12.17.

The European Parliament continues to be “part of the problem rather than part of the solution” because it is “only preoccupied with power and ideological debates”, the Hungarian justice minister said on Wednesday.

Judit Varga said on Facebook that the EP was about to adopt a resolution “which clearly indicates that, despite the adoption of the budget, it will not stop political blackmail”.

'Today, rule of law is anything they don't like about Hungary and Poland' - Justice Minister Varga at the Hungary at First 'Site' Conference
'Today, rule of law is anything they don't like about Hungary and Poland' - Justice Minister Varga at the Hungary at First 'Site' Conference

Following the news that Hungary informed the German EU presidency that due to the rule of law debate it will veto the 2021-27 EU budget, including a recovery package for member states for the economic restoration following the coronavirus epidemic, the Justice Minister was one of the panelists at the international “Hungary at First ‘Site’” […]Continue reading

“Fortunately, last week, the heads of state and government proved that they are the real leaders of Europe,” the minister said.

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