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Lithuanian FM criticises Hungary: ANSA

For the handshake between Putin and Orban

24 October, 10:04

(ANSA) - BELGRADE, OCT 24 - According to what diplomatic sources told ANSA, Lithuanian Foreign Minister Krišjānis Kariņš has harshly criticised his Hungarian counterpart for the handshake between Viktor Orban and Vladimir Putin. "How do we know Budapest's positions are not dictated by Moscow?" Kariņš asked in Luxembourg. Péter Szijjártó, the head of Hungarian diplomacy, responded that "Hungary is a sovereign country" and that its prime minister "meets whoever he wants." (ANSA).

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