V4+3 Summit in Budapest

Ministers support the integration of the Western Balkans

MH – 2017.07.11. 08:55 –

Regional issues, migration and the possibilities of the V4 cooperation were discussed at the V4 ministerial summit.

The Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs held the second major event of the Hungarian presidency of the Visegrad Group, hosting the foreign ministers - or their deputies - of the Visegrad countries, Slovenia, Croatia and Austria in the Groupama Arena. Speaking at the closing press conference, Hungarian Minister Péter Szijjártó stressed the importance of the EU integration of the Western Balkans, which is key to the stability and security of the region. His partners from the V4 countries praised the Hungarian presidency's programme, and emphasised the effectiveness of the Visegrad Group and its influence in the European decision making process.