EP VP Dobrev emerges as Hungary’s frontrunner to challenge Orbán

EP VP Dobrev emerges as Hungary’s frontrunner to challenge Orbán

EP VP Dobrev emerges as Hungary’s frontrunner to challenge Orbán — — -Brussels (Brussels Morning) Hungarian lawyer Klára Dobrev, vice president of the European Parliament, has emerged as an unlikely frontrunner in the first round of unified primaries by Hungary’s opposition parties to select the joint candidate to take on Prime Minister Viktor Orbán in next year’s parliamentary elections.

After tallying votes from around half the constituencies on Thursday, Dobrev emerged ahead of four other candidates with 33.7% of the count.