Orban gives famous speech in Heroes’ Square, gaining national political acclaim


Viktor Orbán gives a speech in Heroes’ Square, Budapest, on the occasion of the reburial of Imre Nagy. In his speech he expresses the need for free elections and the withdrawal of Soviet troops. After the speech, Viktor Orban managed to keep and expand his political momentum as a charismatic, young political leader in the post-Soviet era, also cementing his role in the new party Fidesz, which he helpd founded.