Hungary PM Orban congratulates Polish allies for election win

BUDAPEST, Oct 13 (Reuters) - Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban congratulated his Polish nationalist allies for their victory at a general election on Sunday.

"There was a very important election in Poland from Hungary's point of view today, where the Polish ruling party has secured a majority of seats in parliament and will be able to form a government on its own," Orban told a news conference.

"We congratulate our Polish friends." (Reporting by Gergely Szakacs; Editing by Peter Cooney)