Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, the leader of Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party, has been re-elected as vice president of the Centrist Democrat International (CDI), a Christian democratic political formation.
Orbán was re-elected at the oranisation’s general meeting in Brussels.
CDI’s website shows that its current president is Andres Pastrana Arango of Colombia, and its Secretary General is Antonio Lopez-Isturiz White, a Spanish MEP who is also Secretary-General of the EPP.
Among European prime ministers, Slovenia’s Janez Jansa and Croatia’s Andrej Plenkovic are also CDI vice presidents.
As we wrote last week, Marine Le Pen held talks with PM Orbán in Budapest about their possible closer cooperation. Details HERE.
In April, 2021, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán held talks with Matteo Salvini, the head of Italy’s right-wing ruling party Lega, and Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki in Budapest, details HERE.