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Zsuzsanna Szelenyi on Orban's Pragmatism

Zsuzsanna Szelenyi, Program Director of the CEU Democracy Institute Leadership Academy talked to Belgian newspaper Le Soir about Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's pragmatism.

Criticizing Orban for his extremism and cynicism, she said Orban did not believe in values but in pragmatism. "He only looks at his current interest. His friends can becomes his enemies," she said.

She also warned that if Orban's blackmail of the EU over Ukraine is successful, his attitude will become the norm.

Read the article in French here (paywall).

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