Hungary's strongman premier Viktor Orban will be formally re-elected for a third straight term on May 8 with the country's beleaguered opposition facing an uncertain future.
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on May 4 named Interior Minister Sandor Pinter and Economy Minister Mihaly Varga as deputy prime ministers in his new government.
Speaker of the Romanian Chamber of Deputies and national leader of the Social Democratic Party (PSD) Liviu Dragnea said on Thursday he had talked on several occasions with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Romania's candidacy to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the establishment of a Roman Catholic high school in Targu Mures.
Tens of thousands of Hungarians thronged Budapest on April 14 in anger at strongman Prime Minister Viktor Orban's crushing re-election victory.
Hungary's anti-immigration populist premier Viktor Orban was set for a third straight term on April 9 after a crushing election victory, delighting other nationalists but likely causing unease in some other EU members.