Viktor Orbán

China Promises to ‘Staunchly Support Hungary’ Under Viktor Orban

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi enthusiastically celebrated Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s landslide victory this weekend in a call to his counterpart in the country, Foreign Affairs Minister Peter Szijjarto, and vowed China would “staunchly support” Orbán in Hungary’s “development path.”

Hungary's Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto, left, meets China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi ahead of the opening ceremony of the first bilateral working group meeting on the "Belt and Road" at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse, in Beijing, China, Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016.