Gergely Gulyás, PM Viktor Orbán’s chief of staff called today morning the protection of the EU’s borders a “patriotic duty”, adding that the government would ensure that the necessary resources are in place. The interior ministry is planning to reinforce border controls and recruit volunteers, who would be deployed after a fast-track course, he added. Gulyás also noted that the number of illegal entry attempts had shot up, from a daily 350 in 2020 to more than 1,000 at present.
Hungary was “loyal to Poland”.
cap the price of petrol and diesel at 480 forints (EUR 1.3) per litre from Nov. 15,
slammed the leftist opposition for suggesting that the government’s scheme to cut utility bills was unsustainable, and he confirmed the government’s commitment to keeping consumer utility prices at the same level.