The arrest of an EP vice president shows that the institution lacks safeguards, PM Viktor Orban says
European Parliament session in Strasbourg, France, December 14, 2022. © Frederick Lorin / AFP
The recent corruption scandal in the European Parliament (EP) is a sign that the EU institution should be abolished in its current form, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Wednesday. He added that the EP already had an abysmal reputation.