In the Ministry of foreign Affairs summoned the charge d’affaires of Hungary in Ukraine Laszlo PAP, with the aim to Express protest in connection with a number of unfriendly statements towards Ukraine. This reports the press service of the foreign Ministry.
In particular, it noted the unacceptability of recent statements of the Prime Minister of Hungary Viktor Orban regarding European and Euro-Atlantic aspirations of Ukraine, which “is significantly discordant with the policy of the European Union and, to a large extent, reflect the approaches of the aggressor”. “The Hungarian diplomat was handed a note with the requirement to provide official explanations in connection with the decision of the Hungarian government to create the post of Commissioner of the Minister, responsible for the development of Transcarpathian region and the development programme of the kindergartens of the Carpathian basin, because the sphere of competence of the Ombudsman referred the part of the sovereign territory of Ukraine”, – stated in the message.
The foreign Ministry stressed that the actions of Hungary indicate a direct interference in the internal Affairs of Ukraine.
We will remind that earlier the Prime Minister of Hungary Viktor Orban invited Romania to join efforts to further economic growth and strengthening defense capabilities of countries. In addition, he noted that “only by acting together, on the basis of mutual respect, to develop the Carpathian region”