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PM Orbán Discusses Defence Cooperation with Erdogan

MTI-Hungary Today 2021.06.14.

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Brussels on Sunday, ahead of a NATO summit, the prime minister’s press chief told MTI on Sunday.

Orbán and Erdogan discussed bilateral military and defence industry cooperation and strengthening economic and trade ties.

Orbán: Turkey 'Strategic Partner' Every Hungarian Should Respect
Orbán: Turkey 'Strategic Partner' Every Hungarian Should Respect

Turkey is Hungary’s strategic partner when it comes to security and the issue of migration, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said after talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Budapest on Thursday. Hungary’s foreign policy thinking starts from the premise that migrants heading for Europe cannot be halted without Turkey’s involvement, Orbán told a joint […]Continue reading

The Hungarian and Turkish foreign ministers, Péter Szijjártó and Mevlut Cavusoglu, also attended the meeting.

Featured photo by Zoltán Fischer/PM’s Press Office