Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban warned of liberal billionaire George Soros’s “trans-border empire” in his annual state of the nation speech on Friday, the Associated Press is reporting.
Orban claimed that groups funded by Soros, which he referred to as “large-bodied predators,” are trying to influence Hungarian politics, according to the AP.
“Large-bodied predators are swimming here in the waters. This is the trans-border empire of George Soros, with tons of money and international heavy artillery,” Orban said.
The nationalist prime minister has been a fierce critic of the Hungarian-born Soros, who uses his Open Society Foundations network to influence politics around the world. As originally reported by The Daily Caller last August, OSF secretly paid the salaries of staffers working for the Moldovan prime minister from July 2013 to February 2015.
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