Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has withdrawn his backing for Manfred Weber, the German-born lead candidate for the post of president of the European Commission for the European People's Party (EPP) after Orbán claimed that Weber repeatedly insulted Hungary.
Orbán said he would not back the EPP's top choice, or Spitzenkandidat, to lead the Commission, if Weber refused to support Hungary's ruling party, Fidesz.
The EPP has suspended the Orbán-led Fidesz from the centre-right political fam...


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