League of nationalists: How far can new Le Pen-Orban alliance go? | EUROtoday

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The optics are startling. Russia bombing a kids’s hospital in Kyiv whereas the chief of the nation that holds the rotating presidency of the European Council wrapped up a so-called peace tour that included stops in Moscow and Baku earlier than Beijing. At no level throughout his Kremlin go to did Hungary’s Viktor Orban denounce Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine nor show an EU flag.