Prime Minister Viktor Orbán met a delegation from conservative US think-tank the Heritage Foundation. Photo: MTI
Prime Minister Viktor Orbán met a delegation from conservative US think-tank the Heritage Foundation, at his office on Tuesday.
The organisation led by Kevin Roberts is today considered the most influential American conservative domestic and foreign policy research institute.
The meeting covering current issues in global politics and the economy was also attended by Justice Minister Judit Varga and Balazs Orbán, the prime minister’s political director.
Hungary is today one of the most oft-criticised countries on the international political scene because of Hungarians’ resistance to left-wing ideology, parties at the meeting said. Hungary has chosen a unique, nationally minded path when it comes to politics and governance, which has led to political and economic success in recent years, they added.
Conservatives don’t have to be afraid to fight the culture war and must not give up traditional values like sovereignty, faith, work and the family, they said.