Viktor Orban’s landslide re-election paves way for even closer Hungary-China ties

//Viktor Orban’s landslide re-election paves way for even closer Hungary-China ties

Viktor Orban’s landslide re-election paves way for even closer Hungary-China ties

China congratulated Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on his electoral victory on Monday, after the self-styled “illiberal” leader swept to a super majority that will allow him to rapidly expand ties with Beijing. Foreign Minister Wang Yi made the first post-election phone call, his Hungarian counterpart Peter Szijjarto was quoted as saying by a Chinese government statement, highlighting the importance of the relationship to Beijing. The landslide victory came just two days after the most…

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