«Some progress has been made, but further work is neededSaid the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyenafter her meeting with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who opposes in the embargo on Russian oil.
He added that “Tonight’s discussion with Prime Minister Victor Orban was helpful in clarifying issues related to sanctions and energy security».
He noted that he would convene video conferencing with other countries in the region to strengthen regional cooperation in oil infrastructure.
This evening’s discussion with PM Viktor Orban was helpful to clarify issues related to sanctions and energy security.
We made progress, but further work is needed. I will convene a VC with regional players to strengthen regional cooperation on oil infrastructure.
– Ursula von der Leyen (@vonderleyen) May 9, 2022