Roberta Metsola, president of the European Parliament, echoed the Ukrainian president's call for unity. (File photo)
We still need to know what the Hungarian Prime Minister, often alone against everyone, intends to obtain this time.
Hungary demands Union European Union that it releases all funds due to it, but which have been frozen due to breaches of the rule of law.
She obtained the release of 10 billion euros [$15 billion] on Wednesday, after a decision by the European Commission which provoked the anger of MEPs. Several of them denounced the weakness of Brussels in the face of blackmail by the Hungarian Prime Minister.
In his speech, Volodymyr Zelensky detailed the timetable possible: open accession negotiations today, and approve, in March, the negotiating framework to move forward.
Will the Hungarian leader finally give in to pressure from his European partners, as he has done in the past, after having obtained certain concessions?
Viktor Orban is the most experienced European leader within the European Council, which brings together the heads of state or government of the 27, explains a European official, on condition of anonymity.
I think he knows exactly how not to find himself alone in the corner of the ring, isolated from all the other European countries, assures- he.
Unless Viktor Orban is this time tempted to go all the way.
Asked on Wednesday about a possible Huxit, an exit of Hungary from the EU, the Prime Minister said: I do not want to leave, but to take power [.. .] from within, bringing together more and more countries.