At a meeting in Budapest with the leadership of Fidesz the Chairman of the EPP-ED Group in the European Parliament, Hans-Gert Pöttering, and the Leader of the Fidesz Party issued a joint statement underlining the common values shares by Fidesz and all the EPP family of political parties in the European Union and the 10 new Member states. Poettering said that we must fully respect the democratic system in a European Union based on the rule of law. „Brussels is not Moscow“ he declared.
In his speech to the meeting, Viktor Orbán said that the working with and integrating into Europe and the European Parliament was an ongoing process and that he was sure that following the European elections, the first free European elections in Hungary, Christian Democratic values would be well represented and would be the leading force in the European Parliament.
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