Orbán's right-wing group reaches the threshold

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Published 8 July 2024 at 08.53

EU. Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán's new party group in the EU Parliament has reached the limit to be officially recognized – 23 members from seven different countries.

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The Danish People's Party announced on Saturday that it is joining the group, which also has members such as the Austrian FPÖ and the Dutch PVV.

The right-wing nationalist group, called the Patriots of Europe, promises to usher in “a new era that will transform European politics”.

Now Orbán is awaiting a decision on whether the French National Assembly will join the Patriots of Europe after Sunday's choice. In that case, the group will be the third largest in the EU Parliament.