Six die in Italy prison riot over anti-coronavirus measures

By |marec 9th, 2020|5-Star Movement, coronavirus, COVID-19, Italy, Lega, Matteo Salvini, News, Partito Democratico, prisons|

Six inmates were killed in a prison riot in Italy and guards were taken hostage at another jail, as unrest spread in prisons across the country over measures to contain the coronavirus, including restrictions on visits.

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Brexit redraws European Parliament battle lines

By |januar 28th, 2020|5-Star Movement, Brexit, Catalans, ECR, EPP, European Parliament, Fidesz, Greens, GUE/NGL, News, Renew Europe, S&D, Viktor Orbán, Von der Leyen Commission|

This Friday's (31 January) Brexit and the departure of Britain's MEPs will shake up the balance of power in the European Parliament and could complicate Brussels' reform agenda.

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Emilia Romagna voters upset Salvini’s plan to trigger early elections

By |januar 27th, 2020|5-Star Movement, forza italia, Giuseppe Conte, italian elections, Lega, Matteo Salvini, News, Partito Democratico, Regional elections|

Italy's populist leader Matteo Salvini appeared to have failed in his bid to win a key regional election and topple the country's fragile coalition government, according to exit polls late Sunday (26 January).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Emilia Romagna voters upset Salvini’s plan to trigger early elections

Italy’s Di Maio quits as 5-Star leader in blow to government

By |januar 23rd, 2020|5-Star Movement, Beppe Grillo, Giuseppe Conte, italian elections, Lega, Luigi Di Maio, Matteo Salvini, News|

Luigi Di Maio stepped down on Wednesday (22 January) as leader of Italy's co-governing 5-Star movement, as it seeks to stem a wave of defections that threatens the government's parliamentary majority.

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Italian Sardines square off against Salvini ahead of crucial vote

By |januar 20th, 2020|'Sardines', 5-Star Movement, Giuseppe Conte, italian elections, Lega, Matteo Salvini, News, Partito Democratico|

The "Sardines" grassroots movement protesting against the populism of far-right Italian leader Matteo Salvini staged a mass rally in the northern city of Bologna on Sunday (19 January) ahead of a regional vote that could shake up national politics.

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Italy’s constitutional court rejects League’s bid to change electoral law

By |januar 17th, 2020|5-Star Movement, electoral law, italian elections, Italy, Lega, Luigi Di Maio, Matteo Salvini, News, Partito Democratico|

Italy's Constitutional Court on Thursday (16 January) rejected a request by the hard-right League party to hold a referendum to introduce a first-past-the-post electoral system, triggering the ire of League chief Matteo Salvini and relief in government...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Italy’s constitutional court rejects League’s bid to change electoral law

Salvini issues new migrant ban as seeks to derail new coalition

By |september 2nd, 2019|5-Star Movement, italian elections, Italy, Matteo Salvini, News, NGOs, Partito Democratico, refugee crisis|

Italy's outgoing interior minister, Matteo Salvini, has banned another migrant-rescue ship from docking in the country, using the issue of immigration to pile pressure on his main two political rivals as they seek to form a new government.

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Make or break day in Italy in ‘craziest crisis ever’

By |avgust 28th, 2019|5-Star Movement, Donald Trump, Donald Tusk, Giuseppe Conte, italian elections, Luigi Di Maio, Matteo Salvini, News, Partito Democratico, Sergio Mattarella|

Wednesday (28 August) is D-Day for fraught negotiations to form a new Italian government, failing which the eurozone's third largest economy will be forced to hold fresh elections.

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Italy’s PD, 5-Star on verge of government deal with Conte as PM

By |avgust 27th, 2019|5-Star Movement, Giuseppe Conte, italian elections, Italy, Matteo Salvini, News, Nicola Zingaretti, Partito Democratico, Sergio Mattarella|

The ruling 5-Star Movement and the opposition Democratic Party appeared on the verge of a deal to form a new Italian government on Monday (26 August) after the PD indicated it had abandoned a veto on Giuseppe Conte serving another term as prime minister.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Italy’s PD, 5-Star on verge of government deal with Conte as PM

Italy’s 5-Star, PD talks on new government hit stumbling block over PM Conte

By |avgust 26th, 2019|5-Star Movement, Giuseppe Conte, italian elections, Italy, Luigi Di Maio, News, Nicola Zingaretti, Partito Democratico|

Talks between Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and the centre-left Democratic Party (PD) to form a new government have hit a stumbling block over the PD's opposition to Giuseppe Conte being reinstated as prime minister.

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