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Orbán Calls For Sanctions On Russia To Be Lifted By End Of Year Authored by John Cody via Remix News, PM Orbán predicts that lifting sanctions will lead to a significant drop in inflation and a halving of energy prices.
At a parliamentary group meeting in Balatonalmádi on Lake Balaton, Orbán warned that the conflict between Moscow and Kyiv is no longer a matter between the two countries and is escalating into a global economic war expected to last into next year.
According to the Hungarian prime minister, the current price shocks are hitting families particularly hard.
Other political leaders, such as Matteo Salvini, who leads the conservative League party, says that Europe needs a “rethink” on Russian sanctions due to the harmful economic effects.
“The EU bureaucracy has turned the screw on the sanctions, and now we are paying the bill,” she said.