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Hungary hits back at Finland’s former Prime Minister

Hungary’s government has hit back at Former Finnish prime minister Alexander Stubb’s call on the European People’s Party to consider expelling Fidesz from its ranks, saying that its refusal to back “the liberals’ immigration policy” was the reason behind the political attacks directed at Hungary, reports Voice of Europe.

 

Stubb, who is competing with Germany’s Manfred Weber to become the EPP’s lead candidate for the European parliamentary elections, told RedaktionsNetzwerk Deutschland in an interview on Saturday that if Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban does not respect the EPP’s values, he must leave the grouping.

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