"The Left doesn’t attack Hungary for it’s own sake, but aims to weaken the EPP"
Salvini and Orbán have pledged to create an "anti-immigration axis" aimed at countering the pro-migration policies of the EU
152 votes in favour, 5 against and 12 abstained
Populists have increased their share from 7 percent in 1998 to a fourth of ballots cast this year
There are concerns it will blur the line between legal and illegal migration
Viktor Orban's government has come under fire from EU
"All those dismissed as 'populists' are saying 'no', we want something different, above all, we want a political order in which our voice is heard on equal terms"
Bulgarian government forced by its hardline coalition partners
He met with Austrian Chancellor Kurz in Paris
Viktor Orban defiant as EP parties across the board are ready to punish Hungarian PM on stance on immigration