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Orbán Hails Macron’s EU Reform Initiative

MTI-Hungary Today 2019.03.06.

Viktor Orbán, Hungary’s prime minister, hailed French President Emmanuel Macron’s call for launching talks on reforming the European Union on Tuesday.

“This could mark the beginning of a serious European debate,” Orbán said in a statement sent to Reuters by email.

Two Poles in the European Union: Emmanuel Macron and Viktor Orbán

“In the details, of course, we have differences of views, but far more important than these differing opinions is that this initiative be a good start to a serious and constructive dialogue on the future of Europe,” he said.

On the featured photo: Emmanuel Macron meeting Viktor Orbán in 2018. Photo by Balázs Szecsődi/PM’s Press Office