According to the BBC, Hungary’s Secretary for International Communication and Relations said that the EU proposal to ban Russian oil imports will be rebuffed.
Zoltan Kovacs stated that the proposal was unacceptable and would “ruin Hungarian economics”.
His comments cast doubt on the proposal, since the plans must be approved and signed by all 27 EU member states.
The full interview will be available on BBC World News, 4 May at 21:30 GMT, and 5 May at 03:30, 08:30, 14;30, and 21:30 GMT. You can also watch the interview again on BBC iPlayer (UK only).