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Mr Barna Pál ZSIGMOND (Hungary, EC/DA)

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Fidesz Hungarian Civic Union

Hungarian National Assembly
HU - 1357 - Budapest

Working language: English

Declarations of interests:
2023 , 2022 , 2021 , 2020 , 2019


In the political groups

  • Member: European Conservatives Group and Democratic Alliance since 18/04/2021
  • Member: Group of the European People's Party from 01/06/2018 to 17/04/2021

In the Assembly

  • since 10/10/2022 Substitute - Hungary
  • from 01/06/2018 to 09/10/2022 Representative - Hungary

In the committee(s) and sub-committee(s)

  • Full Member: Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights (since 01/06/2018)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Human Rights (from 21/01/2019 to 27/01/2020)
  • Alternate of Ms Hajnalka JUHÁSZ (Full Member): Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination (from 01/06/2018 to 09/10/2022)
  • Alternate of Mr Zsolt NÉMETH (Full Member): Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy (since 10/10/2022)


Last speeches

20/06/2023 | 17:38:47 Dear colleagues, Nothing is new in this attack on Poland. Yes, dear colleagues, here we face again a political attack on the conservative government of Poland. It is a massive attack, on a democratically elected government, which has massive support from the Polish people and enjoys massive unpopularity among the liberal mainstream in Strasbourg and Brussels. The left, instead of winning elections at home, with the help of its international network again launched a so-called rule of law... 24/01/2023 | 17:34:04 Thank you, Madam President. Dear colleagues. First of all, I would like to congratulate the rapporteur for her excellent report. The Reykjavik Summit of the Council of Europe is a perfect opportunity for Europe's heads of state, governments and parliaments to stand united for our values and to put the future of the Council of Europe on a new footing. We have come through a challenging period and the years ahead will continue to pose serious challenges to Europe's security and economy. First... 13/10/2022 | 19:35:22 Thank you, Mr Chair. Dear Colleagues, First, I would like to thank the Monitoring Committee and the rapporteurs for their work on the Romania country report. I welcome the report's findings that Romania has made significant progress in the judiciary system reform and in the fight against corruption. I agree with the Commission's statement that the effectiveness of any reforms undertaken by Romania can only be ensured through proper implementation of the legislation. Any rule is only as good... 12/10/2022 | 19:05:11 Thank you, Mister President Dear Colleagues, Today the pressure of migration is once again increasing, especially on the central Mediterranean and Western Balkan routes. There is a modern-day population movement in progress around the world. The waves of this have reached Europe again. The question now is what the response of Europe will be. The uncontrolled influx of migrants is a matter of serious concern for all of us, as its consequences threaten the stability of the region. Dear... 21/06/2022 | 17:50:14 Thank you Madam President, All eyes are cast on the Russian Federation's aggression against Ukraine, this war caused severe damage to the international order and fundamentally challenged European Security and Defence Policy. It is absolutely essential that the war in Ukraine ends as soon as possible and the conflict must be prevented from escalating. We are facing the emergence of a new world order. We see that the Helsinki architecture is coming to an end, and we do not know... we do not...