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EC identifies “serious risks” for sound financial management of Hungary’s EU budget

The European Commission has identified a Hungarian issue that indicates that the sound management of the European Union’s money is at stake. Said At the European Parliament debate in Strasbourg on Tuesday.

“I am very sorry that I am not in a position to report to you today about the positive trends regarding the rule of law in Poland and Hungary,” Reynders said of the ongoing hearing under the EU. Said in the discussion. Article 7 procedures for both countries.

The EC does not hesitate to use freely available tools to protect the basic value and financial interests of the block and will not delay the start of the procedure even if the rule of law is threatened. Said the commissioner.

Reynders said last week that the EC activated a mechanism for linking EU funding to Hungary to the rule of law. He said the issue of the rule of law identified by the EC “impacts or poses a serious risk” to the sound management of the EU budget and EU economic interests.

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Fidesz: Accusation against Hungary “not a fact”

Fidesz MEP Balázs Hidvéghi addressed this debate, stating that the accusations made in Hungary were “not facts, not of legal nature, but clearly political.”

Left liberal forces “spread new religions, multiculturalism, open societies [US financier] “George Soros” does not like Hungary’s policy of allowing countries to make free decisions on issues that do not fall under EU authority, Hidvéghi said.

He said they criticized Hungary because Hungary distinguishes between refugees and economic migrants, defines marriage as a bond between men and women, and claims that the father is a man and the mother is a woman. ..

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Hungary has recently been “attacked” by the decision to protect children and the stance that parents should have the exclusive right to decide on sex education for their children, Hidvéghi said.

“Unlike Western Europe, there is a right-wing, conservative Christian democratic media and prosperity in Hungary,” said those who claimed the lack of press freedom in Hungary.

All of Hungary benefits from the country’s economic growth, otherwise the government will not continue to be reelected by such a majority, MEP said.

Hidvéghi said Brussels would become a “postmodern witch hunting club of self-justice”, using sanctions as blackmail and “imposing a radical and narrow ideology on everyone else.”

He said it was time to stop the attack on Hungary and respect the right of Hungarians to decide on issues regarding their country.

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