President Donald Trump has endorsed the reelection campaign of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, in a nod to the ties between the two populist leaders. Orbán, a national conservative and the leader of the nation’s Fidesz party, was one of the Trump administration’s closest allies in Europe during his presidency.
The former President touted Orbán’s policies and accomplishments as Hungary’s leader in a statement posted to his website.
“Viktor Orbán of Hungary truly loves his Country and wants safety for his people. He has done a powerful and wonderful job in protecting Hungary, stopping illegal immigration, creating jobs, trade, and should