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British Prime Minister informs Hungary’s Orban of critical human rights concerns



British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Viktor Orban he has serious concerns about human rights in Hungary. This included gender equality, LGBT rights and press freedom at a meeting between the two leaders in London on Friday.

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson talks to Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban at Downing Street in London, Britain May 28, 2021. Leon Neal/Pool via REUTERS

“The Prime Minister expressed great concern about human rights in Hungary. This includes gender equality, LGBT rights and freedom of the press,” said a spokesperson for Johnson’s office.

“The leaders also discussed a number of foreign policy issues. including Russia, Belarus and China. The prime minister encouraged Hungary to use their influence to promote democracy and stability.”

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