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PM Orbán to Visit Rome before Paris This Week

MTI-Hungary Today 2019.10.09.

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán will travel to Rome for a conference of the Centrist Democrat International (CDI) on Thursday, before visiting Paris for talks with French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday, his press chief has said.

The CDI, of which Orbán is a vice-president, will hold its executive meeting in the Italian capital, Bertalan Havasi said.

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The prime minister is scheduled to arrive in Paris early on Friday afternoon for a working lunch with Macron in the Elysee Palace. Prior to their talks, the two leaders will hold a joint press conference in the palace’s garden.

In the featured photo: PM Viktor Orbán speaking at a CDI meeting in Brussels last year. Photo by Balázs Szecsődi/PM’s Press Office