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Orbán: Agreement ‘Protecting EU Unity’ within Reach

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.12.10.

A “good agreement” serving the unity of the European Union “is within reach”, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Thursday, ahead of a two-day summit of EU heads of state and government.

Orbán said the summit talks would be “a fight for the unity of our shared continent”.

“Besides a victory for the EU, common sense must also prevail,” he said. “Our nations and millions of people are in dire need of it,” he said, referring measures to combat the pandemic and its economic fallout.

FM Szijjártó, Justice Min Varga: Hungary 'Won' in EU Budget & Rule of Law Debate
FM Szijjártó, Justice Min Varga: Hungary 'Won' in EU Budget & Rule of Law Debate

Hungary has “won” the debate on the European Union’s budget as access to EU funding will not be tied to political or ideological conditions, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said in a video on Wednesday. “We have won because we fought for the national interest,” Szijjártó said, adding that otherwise “Brussels would have decided that we […]Continue reading

“We must act rationally to find reliable solutions and the victory of common sense,” the prime minister said.

Featured photo via Viktor Orbán’s Facebook page