Putin in Budapest to meet with Prime Minister of Hungary and to attend the opening of the world Cup in judo



Russian President Vladimir Putin will go with working visit to Hungary. At the invitation of Prime Minister Viktor Orban, the Russian leader will visit on Monday in Budapest, where he will participate in the opening ceremony of the 31st world judo Championships, the press service of the Kremlin.

“It is also planned to hold a working meeting with Putin, Orban,” — said the press service of the head of state.

Earlier, the President of the Hungarian judo Federation lászló He said that the President of the International judo Federation, Marius Vizer, has sent Putin an invitation to the opening of the world Cup in Budapest. He recalled that the Russian leader is the honorary President of the Federation. Besides, the Russian President not only repeatedly called for such competitions, but he is not just out on the Mat.

The world judo Championships 2017 will be held in the Budapest arena on behalf of Papp Laszlo sports arena from 28 August to 3 September.

Earlier also it became known that the University of Debrecen in Budapest intends to honor Putin the title of “Honorary citizen” “in recognition of the important role that Russia and Hungary give Debrecen the University in modernization of NPP “Paks”. This Hungarian University will train specialists to work on new power units of Paks NPP , the construction of which implement Moscow and Budapest. The transfer of title must pass in the Parliament building in Budapest, said the Austrian Agency APA.