Hungary PM faces renewed fire in feud with oligarch

February 12, 2015 5:25 PM

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BUDAPEST (Reuters) - A Hungarian newspaper usually loyal to Prime Minister Viktor Orban printed an attack against him on Thursday in a fresh salvo by the paper's co-owner who has turned on his former friend and threatens to undermine him.

Business magnate Lajos Simicska used to sit next to Orban at high school and played an integral role in his rise to power, while simultaneously building up his own business empire, which includes influential media outlets.

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